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Nuclear Weapons

Diary: No Happy Endings?

Nikki No-Nukes on her recent trip to Coulport, where the nuclear warheads for Trident submarines are stored and loaded onto missiles.

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Bruce Kent: As I please

We need to get our priorities right, argues Bruce Kent

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Treaty on the prohibition of nuclear weapons

The opening sections of a historic agreement

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Nae place for nuclear weapons!

A day-by-day account by a Scottish civil society team of the second part of the United Nations negotiations to ban the Bomb

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TP titbits

On 12 July, two Trident Ploughshares (TP) campaigners were put in prison after refusing bail conditions.

The UN bans the Bomb!

122 nations vote for treaty outlawing nuclear weapons

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Majority of states agree to ban nuclear weapons at United Nations

122 countries vote in favour of a treaty banning nuclear weapons - Britain refused to participate

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More bang for a buck

On 15 May, an escort vehicle with a nuclear convoy broke down near Bicester, holding up a convoy taking warheads from the nuclear bomb factory in Burghfield, Berkshire, to Coulport in Scotland.

Hibakusha sail for a nuclear ban

Atom bomb survivors embark on world tour

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Irene Gill, Oxford

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