Technology

UN again calls for full ratification of nuclear test-ban treaty

UN again calls for full ratification of nuclear test-ban treaty

Speaking on behalf of the Secretary-General, Izumi Nakamitsu said this year’s commemoration falls 75 years after the United States first conducted a nuclear test, resulting in the use of atomic weapons against Japan and some 2,000 more tests carried out by at least eight countries over the succeeding decades. Impacts on the environment, health and economic development are still being felt today.

Click here to read more -->
×