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Saturday, 11 November 2017

GreenPeace: Greenpeace International responds to nuclear tension between US and North Korea

Greenpeace International responds to nuclear tension between US and North Korea
In response to the escalating rhetoric and tension between the US and North Korea, Greenpeace International Executive Director Bunny McDiarmid said:"Greenpeace first set sail as an organisation in 1971 to stop nuclear weapons testing and since then we have campaigned for a nuclear-free world. We believe in a world in which peace is achieved through diplomacy, negotiation and cooperation not by threat, military escalation and brinkmanship. Our mission continues and we call on all parties to pull back from the brink. "The possession, development and the threat to use nuclear weapons became illegal under a UN treaty agreed in July by 122 countries. Greenpeace has consistently demanded the...
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