Archives for posts with tag: NuclearTestBanTreaty

Horrific Human & Environmental Threats, UN Urges Global Ban on Nuclear Tests

“Today, 183 countries signed the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty. 159 have ratified it. 8 States whose ratifications are necessary for Treaty to enter into force have a special responsibility: China, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Egypt, India, Iran, Israel, Pakistan & United States.”

Blog Report: IRAN NUCLEAR TEST BAN TREATY, By Ambassador Mo
Today is International Day Against Nuclear Tests, ironically same day UNSG Ban Ki-moon is in Tehran to attend the Non-Aligned nations meeting. It is perhaps one of the problems in trying to convince Iran to abandon its nuclear program when some of globe’s democracies are part of a very small handful of states who still refuse to adopt the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. –More–
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Blog Report: INDIA’S MISSILE: FOR PEACE, WAR OR WASTE? By Ambassador Mo
India’s long–range missile test is speculated to be a threat to China. However, China & Russia with India are members of the BRICS block which frequently votes to counter US & Euro-Atlantic interests within the UN Security Council. China has to degree helped Pakistan counter India’s significant military advantage. On the other hand, Pakistan has been critical ally to US & NATO as supply route to Afghanistan.
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Blog Report: NUCLEAR THREAT, NOT ONLY TERROR & ROGUE STATES! By Ambassador Mo
Are current nuclear powers avoiding their responsibility by projecting focus on terror & rogue state threats? Failure by handful of powers to adopt Nuclear Test Ban Treaty is one of several risk areas that global community must address including nuclear threat from terror & rogues states according to UNSG Ban Ki-moon. –More–
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