With just one tweet, President-Elect Donald Trump called for a new nuclear arms race -- signaling a dangerous turn for global security.
This morning, North Korea tested a nuclear warhead, its fifth nuclear weapon test since 2006, and second this year.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, 03 August 2016
Earlier today, activists from the Global Zero movement dropped a banner near the DNC Convention Center in Philadelphia to raise awareness about the ongoing threat posed by nuclear weapons.
President Obama’s historic decision to visit Hiroshima is a fitting bookend to a presidency marked by increased attention to the nuclear threat. But if “never again” is the lesson of this nuclear ground zero, he needs to bring more with him than another fine speech.