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Chain Reaction 2016

Global actions for Hiroshima and Nagasaki Days, Aug 6 and 9

August 6 is the anniversary of the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima. August 9 is the anniversary of the nuclear bombing of Nagasaki. Civil society groups around the world are taking action on these days to call for the abolition of nuclear weapons. Join the Chain Reaction. Plan your action/event for Hiroshima or Nagasaki Day. Here…

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Chain Reaction 2016 begins with World Court case commemorative events

Chain Reaction 2016, a series of nuclear disarmament events around the world, kicked off on July 8 with events in Australia, Austria, Germany, Italy, New Zealand, the United States and other places. On this date in 1996, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) affirmed that the threat or use of nuclear weapons is generally illegal…

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Chain Reaction 2016 launched at Peoples’ Nuclear Abolition Tribunal

July 8, 2016 Chain Reaction 2016, a series of events and actions at nuclear-weapons and nuclear-disarmament related sites around the world, was launched today in Sydney during an International Peoples’ Tribunal on Nuclear Weapons and the Destruction of Human Civilisation. ‘A nuclear bomb destroys through an uncontrollable chain reaction of atoms being split in two,’…

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