nuclear weapons

  • December 23, 2010

    The US Senate's decision to ratify a nuclear arms reduction treaty has received a positive response from a range of governments and campaigners around the world.

  • December 7, 2010

    Five anti-war protesters, including two priests, will stand trial today in a US District Court, after entering into a secure area containing nuclear weapons

  • November 16, 2010

    Since yesterday morning, the media have been preoccupied with one particular family event. So in case you haven't been able to hear anything else, here is some news from yesterday which you may have missed.

  • November 3, 2010

    CND has accused the UK and French governments of “rearranging the deckchairs on the nuclear sub” after they agreed to co-operate over nuclear weapons testing.

  • October 19, 2010

    Campaigners and commentators have pointed out that the government's National Security Strategy, published yesterday, undermines the case for renewing Trident.

  • October 18, 2010

    Today’s news is that the government regards cyber attacks as one of the greatest threats to the UK’s security. This conjures up the bizarre image of Liam Fox launching a Trident missile against a 16-year-old computer hacker just outside London.

  • September 29, 2010

    Labour's Shadow Defence Secretary Bob Ainsworth has been accused of arguing at “the level of caricature” after making dismissive comments about CND.

  • September 28, 2010

    The Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND) have welcomed Ed Miliband's first speech as Labour Party leader and urged him to stick to his views on Trident.

  • September 26, 2010

    I don't seem to have a very positive effect on Ed Miliband. The first time I met him, he practically ran away from me, while on the second occasion, he broke into a serious coughing fit. If there's a third time, I hope it will be a more positive experience for both of us.

  • September 23, 2010

    The future of the Trident nuclear weapons system is hanging in the balance after a minister confirmed that the final decision on its renewal could be delayed.