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Experts meet in Vienna for nuclear non-proliferation talks

Some 1,000 delegates from 190 countries gathered here Monday for the first of three sessions of preparatory talks for a 2015 conference reviewing progress on halting the spread of nuclear weapons. The purpose of the “PrepCom” meeting until May 11 is to evaluate the implementation of the nuclear non-proliferation treaty (NPT) and to make recommendations [...]
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Time to scrap Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty

Health : Health (3 years ago)

By ROGER MADON The Non-Proliferation Treaty, open for signature in 1968, is an international agreement whose objective is to prevent the spread of nuclear weapons. I think it’s time to scrap it. A total of 190 countries have signed ... Read Post

Curb Your Nuclear Proliferation

News : Truthdig (5 years ago)

A Security Council session chaired by Barack Obama has unanimously adopted a resolution that calls for nuclear disarmament, focusing largely on measures aimed to halt nuclear proliferation and lower the risk of what is being labeled... Read Post

Kerry in Vienna; extension of nuclear talks likely

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot (2 weeks ago)

VIENNA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other officials gathering in Vienna face a deadline only days away for a comprehensive pact preventing Tehran from developing nuclear weapons. Read Post

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