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Dropping the bomb on democracy?

Nuclear weapons are the only weapons of mass destruction not explicitly prohibited by international law. Now, most of the world's governments are working to change that- but a few countries haven't yet made up their minds- despite massive public and political pressure to join the majority. Is democracy getting nuked? In August, 107 countries clearly said they want a conference in 2017 to negotiate a new treaty to make nuclear weapons illegal.
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