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A turning point in the struggle against the bomb: the Nuclear Ban Treaty ready to go into effect — IPPNW peace and health blog

On Oct. 24, Honduras became the 50th country to ratify the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, triggering its entry into force 90 days later, on Jan. 22, 2021. The entry into force of the TPNW is a much-needed wake-up call that has the potential to stimulate further action on disarmament and take us closer to a world without nuclear weapons. By strengthening the international legal structure and political norms against nuclear weapons possession and use, the TPNW further delegitimizes nuclear weapons as instruments of power.

A turning point in the struggle against the bomb: the Nuclear Ban Treaty ready to go into effect — IPPNW peace and health blog

October 30, 2020 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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