With the USA, Russia and China now engaged in an arms race to develop terrifying new “hypersonic weapons” of unimaginable speed and maneuverability, we call on Canada to champion urgently needed multilateral arms control talks.
Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland spurns a high-level meeting on nuclear dangers hosted by her Swedish counterpart. Meanwhile, she and the Prime Minister remain silent over heightening tensions between Iran and USA.
Despite increasing nuclear tensions and instability, the Government of Canada continues to ignore calls for renewed engagement and leadership on nuclear disarmament.
Four experts tackle the question of whether the Singapore Summit has made the world more or less safe from nuclear annihilation.
While the nuclear weapons states continue their build-up, most of the rest of the world is preparing the way for nuclear disarmament.
When it comes to nuclear deterrence, we are all in over our heads.