Nobel Peace Prize Laureate ICAN (International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons) and PAX today released the 2018 ‘Don’t Bank on the Bomb’ Report, which found a massive increase of USD 81 billion in new investment in 2017 compared to 2016…… Read More New PAX/ICAN Report: Massive $81B Increase in Investment in Nuclear Weapons to Fuel Escalation in Nuclear Posturing
Der Spiegel, 8 December 2017: The U.S. believes Russia is secretly developing nuclear-capable, medium-range missiles in violation of the INF Treaty…… Read More Nuclear instability – the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty; Will the Treaty Prohibiting Nuclear Weapons reduce nuclear dangers?
A Stanley Foundation panel examined how a nuclear crisis could play out in today’s media environment: what are the tripwires creared by social media and false information that could influence decisions about the use of nuclear weapons?…… Read More Tweeting up a nuclear war
Mohamed ElBaradei speech at the disarmament conference at the Vatican, 11 November 2017:
It is an honor to take part in this conference, a laudable initiative by the Vatican. Nuclear weapons are the most urgent threat facing humanity today, and the risk of their use is higher than any time in the recent past…… Read More Nuclear weapons primer from former IAEA head Mohamed ElBaradei to Vatican conference as Pope Francis condemns them