CTBT in the News

Cinemagraph of Dr Lassina Zerbo (UN Instagram)

Non-nuclear states advance push for UN treaty to ban nukes (Associated Press)

US Defense Chief Pledges 'Overwhelming Counterattack' on N. Korean Nuclear Strike (KBS World Radio)

U.S. says probing more China firms for N.Korea sanctions breaches (Reuters)

Pyongyang Has 88 Pounds of Weapons-Grade Plutonium – Seoul (Sputnik News)

US not pursuing no-first-use nuclear arms policy: Carter (Press TV)

Vatican spokesman expresses concern about North Korea’s nuclear programme (Catholic Herald)

Pakistan Makes Nuclear Promise Over Indian 'Aggression' (Anadolu Agency)

Global cost of India-Pakistan nuclear war: 21 million dead, ozone layer destroyed and more (First Post)

Economic Sanctions Can be More Effective than Nuclear Armament against Pyongyang (Business Korea)

How the US’s nuclear weapons compare to Russia’s (Business Insider)

What Does Donald Trump Really Think About Using Nuclear Weapons? (NBC News)

The Case for Retaining the First-Use Doctrine for Nuclear Weapons (The National Interest)

Shimon Peres: The architect of Israel's nuclear program (Jerusalem Post)

Exhibition explodes Australia’s atomic past (Arts Hub)

The Covers and letters that document atomic bomb’s design, assembly and testing (Linn’s Stamp News)