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Slaying the Atomic Dragon: In Favor of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons

Common Dreams
September 26, 2017
By Robert Dodge

Today, September 26, is the International Day for the Total Abolition of Nuclear Weapons. This day, first proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in 2013, draws attention to the international commitment to global nuclear disarmament by the majority of the world's nations as expressed in Article 6 of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. It also highlights the lack of progress by the nine nuclear nations who hold the rest of the world hostage with their nuclear arsenals.
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