Christian CND statement on the Iran Nuclear Deal

As President Donald Trump prepares to announce his decision on the Iran Nuclear Deal on Tuesday evening, Christian CND has issued the following statement. As Christians we are called to be peacemakers. Despite its imperfections the Iran Nuclear Deal has helped maintain some stability in the Middle East and to start to rebuild some trust

Christian CND welcomes progress in Korean talks

Christian CND has warmly welcomed the news that the leaders of North and South Korea have agreed to work towards denuclearisation and for a “lasting peace”. The meeting between the two leaders took place in the border town of Panmunjom and represents a step forward towards a final peace treaty for the Korean War, which

Christian CND at NPT meeting in Geneva

This week Christian CND delegates have been in Geneva for meetings on the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. The Treaty has been the foundational international statute for many decades and contains provisions for nuclear-armed states to negotiate away their weapons as well as aiming to stop the spread of the weapons. In recent years talks at these

Bolivia signs the Nuclear Ban Treaty

Bolivia has become the latest state to sign the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, which was agreed at the United Nations in July 2017. The Treaty was supported by 122 nations, with the UK and the other nuclear powers refusing to participate in the process. President Evo Morales made Bolivia the 58th signatory

Letter to Foreign Secretary on nuclear disarmament

Christian CND has joined other civil society groups in writing to Boris Johnson, the Foreign Secretary ahead of the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) Preparatory Committee in Geneva, calling for the government to use the meeting to move towards nuclear disarmament. The Non-Proliferation Treaty has been a cornerstone of efforts for a nuclear weapons-free world for decade,