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The Only Country To Build Nuclear Weapons and Voluntarily Give Them Up | by Robert Howells | Feb, 2022


South Africa’s pacifist history on Nuclear Bombs

This is a photograph demonstrating the possible aftermath of an attack by weapons of mass destruction by Ra Dragon via Unsplash

“The NPT is a landmark international treaty whose objective is to prevent the spread of nuclear weapons and weapons technology, to promote cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy and to further the goal of achieving nuclear disarmament and general and complete disarmament. The Treaty represents the only binding commitment in a multilateral treaty to the goal of disarmament by the nuclear-weapon States.”

Its importance and reach are demonstrated by the fact that it has the most signatories of any arms control treaty in history. Many experts believe that the treaty has been enormously successful as there remain only nine nuclear-armed nations worldwide while the number was initially expected to rise much higher.



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2022-02-20 15:03:26

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