First Multilateral Nuclear Disarmament Treaty in 50 Years
The UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) was adopted at the United Nations in 2017. The countries that have signed this treaty have shown they are fed up with nuclear armed states openly disregarding their obligation to rid the world of their nuclear weapons. Instead, countries signing this treaty are focusing their efforts in the interests of humanity and global democracy.
2SER was joined by 1985 Nobel Peace Prize winner and Co-president of the International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, Tilman Ruff to speak more on the significance and aims of the treaty is