“Nuclear security cannot be left in the hands of Putin”, the warning of a Nobel Peace Prize winner

“It is up to the West to put this pressure on Russia, to negotiate nuclear disarmament and also to put pressure on China to meet,” Fihn said in an interview in Vienna. Trusting that regimes like Russia or China will not use their nuclear bombs is a risk that the West must face by betting … Read more

‘Mushroom cloud’ rises in New York to raise awareness of nuclear danger

New York.- An inflatable mushroom cloud rose this Tuesday in Times Square, New York, United Statesto awaken the consciences of passers-by against nuclear weapons, because “as a civilization, we have to choose between banning atomic weapons or ceasing to exist“, warns at the foot of the white column its creator, the Mexican artist Peter Reyes. … Read more

War in Ukraine (VII) The urgency of global nuclear disarmament

In the midst of an escalation of the war in Ukraine, we have heard Vladimir Putin and his foreign minister, Sergei Lavrov, wielding the threat of the use of nuclear weapons as an element of a show of force. The armed conflict in Ukraine and its internationalization have once again put on the table the … Read more

The war in Ukraine and the risks of relying on nuclear deterrence in the long term

Judging by the multiple analyzes that appear these days in the media, the war in Ukraine has been more or less expected by political analysts, experts in geopolitics and international relations. However, we do not know what its outcome will be. The reason is clear: there is an inherent uncertainty associated with war that exceeds … Read more

Putin’s nuclear “blackmail” is “very dangerous” (Nobel Peace Prize)

Russian President Vladimir Putin uses nuclear “blackmail” to prevent the world from helping Ukraine, something “very dangerous”, denounced Tuesday Béatrice Fihn, head of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN, for its acronym in English). , NGO awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2017. “I think it’s one of the scariest times when it … Read more

Will Vladimir Putin push the nuclear button in the end?

Will the Russian president press Vladimir Putin the nuclear button in the war against Ukraine? The BBC’s correspondent in Moscow, Steve Rosenberg, does not rule it out. Rosenberg acknowledges that many times he has thought: “Putin would never do this.” Then he goes and does it. “Surely he would never annex Crimea?” And he did. … Read more

Playing with the nuclear holocaust – Venezuela United

I write this article on Thursday, February 24, when the invasion of Russian troops in Ukraine has been completed in the early hours of the day and aerial bombardments are being carried out against its cities. Such a serious event – which occurred when shortly before Russia had attacked Ukraine’s territorial integrity by having supported … Read more

They commemorate Mexico’s fight against nuclear weapons in Latin America

National > Politics the day 02/14/2022 | Merida Yucatan Emir Olivares Alonso Mexico led the regional fight against nuclear weapons 55 years ago; That feat today is an inspiration in the deployment of the best of Mexican diplomacy to end the trafficking of light firearms, which are responsible for more than half of the murders … Read more

Tensions between Russia and the US increase the nuclear risk

The strong tensions between Russia and the United States due to Ukraine increase the risk of the use of nuclear weapons and causing a global catastrophe, warned the president of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), Nobel Peace Prize 2017. “Any conflict involving one or more countries that have nuclear weapons is extremely … Read more