NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT: Help ban nuclear test explosions

from FCNL In 1999, the Unites States Senate failed to ratify the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT). The CTBT would ban explosive nuclear weapons tests around the world. Such a ban would help prevent new countries from developing nuclear weapons. The United States and seven other hold-out countries must ratify the CTBT in order for … Continue reading NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT: Help ban nuclear test explosions

NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT: Statement from the President on Indonesia’s ratification of the CTBT

"The United States welcomes Indonesia’s ratification of the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT), which provides a strong example of the positive leadership role Indonesia can play in the global effort to prevent the spread of nuclear weapons.  The Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty is a critical element of the international effort to prevent the proliferation of … Continue reading NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT: Statement from the President on Indonesia’s ratification of the CTBT