Tag: CTBT

15 Years in Limbo

On September 24, 1996, President Clinton signed the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty, which would ban any signatory nation from exploding nuclear weapons. The problem is that 15 years later, the Senate has yet to ratify the treaty. And without the full backing of the United States, the treaty […]

NUCLEAR TWO-STEP, ONE STEP FORWARD, ONE STEP BACK

By Yeabu Conteh CTBT– The Next Sensible Step Toward Nuclear Abolition Long part of Peace Action’s strategy for a nuclear-free world, we are renewing our efforts to secure Senate ratification of the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT).  CTBT is a multi-lateral treaty that outlaws explosive nuclear testing and is […]