Nuclear News

March 2013

A report from Medact questions the concept of “nuclear deterrence”.  You and I pour a can of petrol over our heads. Then each of us threatens the other with a blowtorch. The fact that we could both go up in flames is supposed to prevent one of us from pressing the button.

Open Democracy 6.2


Iran has confirmed it has resumed the conversion of medium-enriched uranium into oxide fuel, slowing down the growth of its stockpile and creating more time for talks on its nuclear programme.

Guardian 12.2


We are living in an environment of nuclear apartheid perpetuated by numerous legal regimes and instruments, starting with the Non-Proliferation Treaty.

The Nation (Pakistan) 18.2