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Ukraine war shows nuclear deterrence doesn’t work; we need disarmament — IPPNW peace and health blog

By Rebecca Johnson In late February, as his invasion of Ukraine became bogged down, Vladimir Putin announced that Russia’s nuclear forces had been put on ‘special alert’. This posturing is familiar in wargame scenarios. It frequently ends with nuclear weapons being launched. So, how did we get back to believing that nuclear war is possible? Why didn’t […]

Ukraine war shows nuclear deterrence doesn’t work; we need disarmament — IPPNW peace and health blog

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