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Decision time at the NPT Review Conference
David Miliband at a press conference (Getty Images)

Foreign Secretary on nuclear campaign

The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) came into force exactly 40 years ago. David Miliband explains why this year's NPT Review Conference is so crucial. Watch the video here.


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2010 may be watershed year for nuclear non-proliferation, disarmament

02 March 2010

The year 2010 could be a “watershed” for the nuclear non-proliferation and disarmament work of the world, Gareth Evans, head of the International Commission on Nuclear Non-proliferation and Disarmament (ICNND), said in Beijing on Monday.

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New Think and Old Weapons

01 March 2010

“Every four years the White House issues a “nuclear posture review.” That may sound like an anachronism. It isn’t. In a world where the United States and Russia still have more than 20,000 nuclear weapons — and Iran, North Korea and others have seemingly unquenchable nuclear appetites — what the United States says about its arsenal matters enormously.”

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Fact Sheet: 2010 Nuclear Posture Review

25 February 2010

The Center for Arms Control & Non-Proliferation explains the background, purpose and significance of the US Nuclear Posture Review:



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