As the 75th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki approaches, we take stock of important nuclear arms control milestones, both positive and negative.
Despite increasing nuclear tensions and instability, the Government of Canada continues to ignore calls for renewed engagement and leadership on nuclear disarmament.
Let us hope that the Prime Minister’s courage in standing up to Saudi Arabia will also propel him to take bold steps in support of global nuclear disarmament.
Around the terrible anniversaries of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombings, call on Prime Minister Trudeau to urgently meet with nuclear disarmament campaigner and Hiroshima nuclear bomb survivor Setsuko Thurlow.
All the best for the holidays. See you in 2018 – we have a lot of work to do to help build global sustainable peace.