Jordan committed to disarmament, nuclear non-proliferation Jordan Atomic Energy Commission (JAEC) Chairman, Khaled Toukan, underlined the Kingdom's commitment to disarmament and nuclear non-proliferation and limiting the use of nuclear energy to peaceful applications Jordan had underlined its nuclear disarmament commitment by acceding to the relevant international treaties and advocating for further substantive measures towards that goal. It also had enacted. As a country new to nuclear power, Jordan will rely on foreign suppliers for assistance constructing and operating its first nuclear power plants. The country has concluded nuclear cooperation agreements with Argentina, Canada, China, France, Italy, Japan, Romania, Russia, Spain, South Korea, Turkey, and the United Kingdom. As the Jordanian government moves closer to the development of nuclear power plants, the local anti-nuclear movement has picked up steam. The movement is led by Basel Burgan, an environmentalist and activist who heads the National Campaign, an anti-nuclear energy non-profit European Nuclear Disarmament (END) war eine europaweite Kampagne der Friedensbewegung, die sich mit den Folgen des Kalten Kriegs auseinandersetzte. Beim END-Appell (Aufruf für ein atomwaffenfreies Europa) handelt es sich um einen weltweit rezipierten Aufruf der Friedensbewegung der 1980er Jahre
Die Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (Abkürzung: CND; engl. Kampagne für nukleare Abrüstung.) stand an der Spitze der Friedensbewegung im Vereinigten Königreich und erhebt den Anspruch darauf, Europas größte Nur-Friedensbewegung zu sein.. Diese Seite wurde zuletzt am 17. Oktober 2020 um 12:23 Uhr bearbeitet Nuclear disarmament is the act of reducing or eliminating nuclear weapons.It can also be the end state of a nuclear-weapons-free world, in which nuclear weapons are completely eliminated. The term denuclearization is also used to describe the process leading to complete nuclear disarmament.. Nuclear disarmament groups include the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament, Peace Action, Pugwash.
We work alongside groups including Parliamentarians for Nuclear Non-proliferation and Disarmament and the Parliamentary Forum on Small Arms and Light Weapons. In 2013 we joined forces with the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs and the World Future Council to award a prize celebrating the world's best disarmament policies Nuclear Disarmament and Non-Proliferation Training for MFA and MoD representatives from Asian States, Jointly with UNITAR Hiroshima . February 25 - 27, 2020 . Workshop for selected CARICOM. Nuclear disarmament update Posted on June 5, 2020 by admin Further information on Disarmament diplomacy using the Stepping Stones Approach: Stepping Stones for Advancing Nuclear Disarmament: This report opens: We, Ministers of Argentina, Canada, Finland, Germany, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, the Republic of Korea, Spain, Sweden .S. dropped two atomic bombs on Japan, an event that sparked international support for nuclear disarmament
Pressurize nuclear powers. The UN has long upheld that the onus to lead disarmament is on the States that possess nuclear weapons. Mr. Guterres concurred that those nations must return to real, good-faith dialogue to restore trust and confidence, reduce nuclear risk and take tangible steps in nuclear disarmament Nuclear Disarmament: A Solution Not Being Offered. Ivy Mike - an atmospheric nuclear test conducted by the US, Enewetak Atoll, November 1, 1952. Photo credit: The Official CTBTO Photostream / Flickr (CC BY 2.0) Reading Time: 5 minutes. Iran's decision to stop complying with parts of a landmark nuclear deal, and North Korea's new round of missile tests have the world talking about the. People talk about nuclear disarmament but say it has to happen in a certain way, when everyone is ready. But they aren't going to be ready at the same time. I think it's naïve to think that we will have a moment when the nine nuclear states will just find inner peace and there will be white doves flying around and it will all be great and they will just disarm! It's not going to happen. Nuclear disarmament can only be achieved after many years of peaceful cooperation among nuclear weapons states working together to achieve a reliable structure of conventional weapons' limitation. Each theatre will have its particular challenges, but true peace will require a global entente whereupon the risk associated with conventional war recedes. Russia will never relinquish its arsenal.
Nuclear disarmament cannot be achieved by decree - it must be built, through tangible action. France has an exemplary, and in some areas, unparalleled record, as: it was the first State, with the United Kingdom, to sign and ratify the Comprehensive Nuclear Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT); it was the first State to have decided to close and dismantle its plants for the production of fissile material. On Sept. 26, the United Nations International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons, two remarkable events spanning 10 hours of virtual programming by activists, legislators, artists. NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT. Imprint [New York] : UN, 22 Oct. 2015. Description 7 p. Notes Includes bibliographical references. Additional sponsors: Guinea-Bissau, Honduras, Jordan, Samoa, Seychelles, Somalia, Suriname, Tonga, Vanuatu and Zimbabwe (A/70/460). Collections Resource Type > Documents and Publications > Draft Resolutions and Decisions UN Bodies > General Assembly > 1st Committee. Browse. The world now has the best chance in a long time to achieve nuclear disarmament after the US-Russian deal in July to cut their arsenals, Jordan's Queen Noor, widow of the late King Hussein, told AFP . The world faces an unprecedented opportunity for nuclear disarmament after the historic commitment of the United States and Russia to reduce the number of atomic arms, she said in an interview. Seventy-five years ago, the United States dropped atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, killing more than 200,000 Japanese and injuring another 100,000. The great fires that raged in each city.
He pointed to the first United Nations conference towards that end, held for the first time in 2019 under Jordan's presidency, calling it a consensus‑based process that could strengthen the disarmament regime. On that point, Fuad Hussein, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Iraq, pressed Israel to engage in disarmament discussions, join the Non‑Proliferation Treaty as a non‑nuclear party. Disarmament Treaties. 1925 Geneva Protocol: Antarctic Treaty: Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention: Arms Trade Treaty : Bangkok Treaty: Biological Weapons Convention: Chemical Weapons Convention: Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty: Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons: Convention on Cluster Munitions: Convention on Environmental Modification Techniques (ENMOD) Inter-American Convention.
We, Ministers of Argentina, Canada, Finland, Germany, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, the Republic of Korea, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland, Reaffirm our unequivocal support of the NPT and its three mutually reinforcing pillars: nuclear disarmament, non-proliferation and peaceful uses of nuclear energy This volume, Nuclear Disarmament, provides a comprehensive overview of nuclear disarmament and a critical assessment of the way forward. Comprising essays by leading scholars on nuclear disarmament, the book highlights arguments in favour and against a world without nuclear weapons (global zero). In doing so, it proposes a new baseline from which an everchanging nuclear arms control and. Nuclear Concerns in Unstable Mideast. The events convulsing the Middle East should prompt supplier states to place a moratorium on most nuclear cooperation with the region and devise long-term. The United States, Britain and France are among almost 40 countries boycotting talks on a nuclear weapons ban treaty at the United Nations, according to Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the world. The challenges of nuclear disarmament and, in the interim, reducing the danger of nuclear war, remain. Sadly, we must now carry on without Blair's extraordinary focus, leadership, and innovative institution building. Those of us who have had the privilege of working with him will continue to be inspired by his quiet but dogged and comprehensive commitment to the mission. Minuteman launch.
Advancing Nuclear Disarmament, Securing Our Future. As we approach the 50th anniversary of the entry into force of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) and the 2020 Review. Get this from a library! Nuclear disarmament. [Graham T Allison; Jonathan Schell; Noor, Queen consort of Hussein King of Jordan; C-SPAN2 (Television network); C-SPAN Archives.; C-SPAN (Television network);] -- Queen Noor of Jordan led a discussion on the issue of nuclear disarmament at the Kennedy Library. The Queen urged congressional passage of the Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (New START. Jordan. 1925 Geneva Protocol: Deposit of instruments of accession (Paris) 20 March 1977 * Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty: Signature (UN) 26 September 1996 Deposit of instruments of ratification (UN) 25 August 1998. But in a world serious about moving to nuclear disarmament, it ought to be possible for the great majority of nuclear weapons to be not only moth-balled, but also partially dismantled. And finally Decrease: dramatically cut the number of nuclear weapons in existence from 14,000 to around 2,000. Such a decrease should be spread evenly between US and Russia, with both reducing to no more than. The Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, commonly known as the Non-Proliferation Treaty or NPT, is an international treaty whose objective is to prevent the spread of nuclear weapons and weapons technology, to promote cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy, and to further the goal of achieving nuclear disarmament and general and complete disarmament
More than 50 former prime ministers, presidents and ministers have signed a letter begging the world to push for nuclear disarmament with a UN treaty. The plea organised by campaigners comes as. Those States that possess nuclear weapons must lead. They must return to real, good-faith dialogue to restore trust and confidence, reduce nuclear risk and take tangible steps in nuclear disarmament. They should reaffirm the shared understanding that a nuclear war cannot be won and must not be fought. They should take steps to implement the. Because neither nuclear deterrence alone nor nuclear disarmament alone can guarantee international stability, the wider effort to address nuclear-weapon risks requires updated strategies that hold each strand in balance. How well the United States and others rise to this challenge may be a defining strategic issue of the next decade. Assessing the Nonproliferation-Disarmament Nexus. The. Havana, Sep 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Saturday emphasized the importance of eliminating nuclear weapons as part of global disarmament Jordan - King Addresses General Debate, 71st Session. Featured Videos. Amina Mohammed (UN Deputy Secretary-General) on the UN Disability 00:01:50. The Power of Women to Make Change Melissa Fleming (UN) interviews 00:01:09. UN Secretary-General issues call to action on Women, Peace and 00:02:03. António Guterres (UN Secretary-General) on the awarding of the 00:01:51. Nuclear.
By operative paragraph 6 of its resolution 71/67 (A/RES/71/67) the General Assembly of the United Nations requested the Secretary-General to seek the views of Member States on the development and strengthening of practical and effective nuclear disarmament verification measures and on the importance of such measures in achieving and maintaining a world without nuclear weapons, and to report. Jordan's active support for nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation This is the second time Jordan will be hosting an important event within the CTBT verification framework. A previous on-site inspection exercise took place there in 2010. Jordan continues to stress its full commitment to the successful execution of IFE14 to ensure the full realization of its goals. The wide range of.
As Barack Obama, the US president, chaired an historic UN Security Council summit on nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation, Al Jazeera discussed the issues with Queen Noor of Jordan, a. Conference on nuclear- and WMD-free zone in the Middle East adopts political declaration. The Conference on the Establishment of a Middle East Zone Free of Nuclear Weapons and all other Weapons of Mass Destruction was held on 18-22 November 2019 at the United Nations headquarters in New York. This conference results directly from UN General Assembly (UNGA) Resolution 73/546 which mandates the.
Ambassador Leena Al-Hadid, Jordan Ambassador Benno Laggner, Switzerland Angela Kane, VCDNP 15:30-16:00 Continued discussion/social among the participants Day 5: Friday, 2 October 09:30 - 10:30 Disarmament Machinery and the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons George-Wilhelm Gallhofer, Austrian Federal Ministry fo . Queen Noor of Jordan, a guest at the summit and a.
We urge States that possess nuclear weapons but have so far not engaged in nuclear disarmament efforts to reduce their arsenals, regardless of size, type or location. We also welcome the recent. To the degree that the N5 can demonstrate that they are responsible stewards of the nuclear arsenals they possess — and that they are living up to their NPT Article VI obligation to pursue negotiations in good faith on effective measures relating to nuclear disarmament — I hope this will help improve the atmosphere for the RevCon by rebutting false narratives suggesting that all of the N5. A Nuclear Weapon Free World. September 26 Draft Program Part 1: Asia/Pacific SESSION 1. 7PRESENTATIONS: AM - 8:30AM CET (Central Europe Time) Moderator: Vanda Proskova, Deputy-Chair, PragueVision Institute for Sustainable Security Presenters: • Mr. Yuriy Kryvonos (United Nations), Director of the United Nations Regional Centre for Peace and Disarmament i 4.Disarmament, Non-proliferation and the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy (1) General Overview. As a responsible member of the international community, Japan is striving to achieve disarmament and non-proliferation, both to ensure and maintain its own safety and to achieve a safe and peaceful world, based on the principle of pacifism advocated by the Constitution of Japan Queen Noor of Jordan led a discussion on the issue of nuclear disarmament at the Kennedy Library. The Queen urged congressional passage of the Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START) with Russia o
Nuclear disarmament is one of the most sensitive issues in the European Union. The Member States disagree in this matter, which is why most EU officials and politicians prefer not to talk about it. The UK and France categorically refuse to participate in talks about the total elimination of their arsenals. Four EU countries host NATO's nuclear weapons on their soil and desperately try more. We, Ministers of Argentina, Canada, Finland, Germany, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, the Republic of Korea, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland, Reaffirm our unequivocal support of the NPT and its three mutually reinforcing pillars: nuclear disarmament, non-proliferation and peaceful uses of nuclear energy. We underline that past NPT commitments remain. Additionally, no meaningful nuclear disarmament negotiations are currently underway. Mr. Guterres emphasized that the death, suffering and destruction caused by the atomic bombing in Hiroshima and. Qatar calls for applying highest safety standards to Nuclear reactors in Middle East region . 22 Sep 2020 - 20:13 . QNA. Vienna - The State of Qatar called for applying the highest safety.
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Of course, if the United States is serious about arms control and disarmament, the Trump administration could respond to Russian President Vladimir Putin's interest in engaging the United States in discussions on a no-first-use of nuclear weapons; no militarization of outer space; and the creation of nuclear-free zones. At the same time, we should stop the gratuitous reconnaissance flights. This should be followed by a long-overdue, concrete program for time-bound nuclear disarmament and provision of security assurances to non-nuclear-weapon states in the interim, he said. Iran's foreign minister further said that figures revealed that during the last year, $72.9 billion had been spent on developing nuclear armaments across the world - half of it by the US alone. The international community generally considers Israel to be a nuclear state, but the country's military and political leadership maintains its long-standing policy of ambiguity, neither confirming nor denying that Israel possesses nuclear weapons. 1 Information about Israel's nuclear arsenal and plans for its potential use remain closed and isolated from other developments in the country
German disarmament policy is similarly contradictory: officially it demands a nuclear-weapon-free world, but in fact Germany opposes a prohibition of nuclear weapons. It wants the weapons to disappear, but declines to create the basic legal framework for this to happen. Germany has a broad societal consensus against the last remaining weapons of mass destruction (WMD). Yet since the end of the. Prospects for nuclear disarmament and non- proliferation in the Trump era. Lord Hannay, 15 November 2016. Papers from the 2015 Annual Conference of the UK Project on Nuclear Issues (UK PONI) Timothy Stafford, Emil Dall (Ed by), Conference Reports, 23 December 2015. The Crisis of the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty in the Global Context. Stefan C.P. Hinz, GCSP Geneva Paper - Research. Good day, everyone, and thanks for joining us across the time zones for this virtual meeting of the Creating an Environment for Nuclear Disarmament (CEND) Leadership Group. I know you've got quite a bit of work planned, so I don't want to take up too much of your time. I did want to take this [ - Many countries agreed with Czech Republic and Austria's policies of nuclear disarmament. Their support for the SOCHUM resolution aided in its eventual selection as the MUN Solution - Iran feuded with Israel throughout the debate restating a goal of president Ahmadinejad to wipe israel off the map. Jordan and Slovakia backed up Israel stating an attack would lead to massive. September 26, 2014 - the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons http://www.unfoldzero.org/september-26-201
Disarmament and Non-Proliferation Education (Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan). Gefällt 910 Mal... Alwaght- Iran expressed concerns about a return of the Cold War-era mentality, highlighting the nuclear threats posed by the US, Israel and Saudi Arabia to the world's security. Speaking at a meeting of the UN General Assembly First Committee (also known as the Disarmament and International Security Committee) on Wednesday, Iran's UN ambassador Majid Takht-Ravanchi said the international. US rejects Putin's proposal on nuclear disarmament treaty as 'nonstarter' American Military News, 18 Oct 20, The United States says Russian President Vladimir Putin's proposal to extend the New START nuclear disarmament treaty without freezing nuclear warheads is a nonstarter. White House national-security adviser Robert O'Brien made the statement on October 16 on Twitter in.
Working Paper 3.0 Committee: Disarmament and Security Committee (GA1) Agenda: Sustainability of nuclear weaponry Signatories: Argentina, Belgium, Egypt, Switzerland, Taiwan, Spain, Mexico, Algeria, Brazil, Venezuela, Turkey, Jordan, Australia, South Korea, China, Iraq, Sweden, Germany, Austria 1. Urges Israel and Democratic People's Republic of Korea to declare the warheads in its possession. Victory for Socialism, originally formed in 1944 by Fred Messer MP and his son, Eric, was still standing in the 1950s to drum up support for domestic and foreign policy objectives. Other groups also existed, including some that began to campaign against nuclear weapons Search for Sanity: The Politics of Nuclear Weapons and Disarmament 11 Exemplare. The Wright Brothers (Inventors) 9 Exemplare, 2 Rezensionen. Henry Ford (Inventors) 9 Exemplare. Cracks in the empire : state politics in the Vietnam War 8 Exemplare. Soccer (How-to Sports). . Since coming into effect in 1970, the P5 have failed to act upon Article-VI of the NPT which states: Parties to the Treaty undertakes to pursue negotiations in good faith on effective measures relating to cessation of the [
IPU/PNND Handbook for Parliamentarians on Nuclear Nonproliferation and Disarmament. Currently available in English, Spanish, French, Russian and Bulgarian. The Senate of Jordan is preparing the Arabic edition for launch in March 2016, thanks to the action of Senator Salwa al Damen Masri The Conference on the Establishment of a Middle East Zone Free of Nuclear Weapons and Other Weapons of Mass Destruction is presided over by Ambassador Sima Bahous of Jordan. This matter has been before the international community since 1974 and remains controversial and unresolved to this day. On the one side, the Arab States of the region of the Middle East and Iran have called for the.
The minister reiterated Jordan's stance which called for taking all necessary measures to hold the 2012 conference on disarmament with the participation of all countries of the region. He also urged the world to exert genuine efforts to free the Middle East of nuclear weapons as this would actively contribute to enhancing regional and international security and stability Nuclear disarmament is a much happier prospect. This is one reason that many in Japan and other countries advocate it and support the 2017 Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. However, the treaty does not detail how nuclear disarmament would be defined, achieved over time, verified, and enforced After the Second World War, Quakers became active in the nuclear disarmament movement, as well as other moves to ban or control categories of weaponry. From that time they have addressed disarmament issues at two levels - internationally and in their own countries. QUNO (the Quaker UN Office) was the focus for international work for many years. It helped to establish a place for non.
Nuclear testing's discriminatory legacy must never be forgotten: UN expert. GENEVA (16 July 2020) - The hazards of nuclear testing continue to affect the lives of many innocent victims and governments worldwide should redouble efforts for global nuclear disarmament, a UN human rights expert said today nuclear arsenal is believed to be delivered by tactical aircraft—especially American supplied F-15 fighters—or by Jericho ballistic missiles. Israel developed its nuclear capability using a French-supplier reactor at Dimona, in its southern desert. The Dimona complex appears to be mothballed and it not currently making more nuclear weapons. Israel is not a signatory of the 1968 Nuclear. Global Zero (dt. weltweit Null) ist ein Begriff aus der politischen Literatur, der für das Ziel einer Welt ohne Nuklearwaffen steht. Zudem handelt es sich um eine im Dezember 2008 gegründete internationale gemeinnützige Organisation, die die Realisierung dieses Ziels anstrebt.Die Global Zero-Initiative hat einen Handlungsplan vorgelegt, der die vollständige nukleare Abrüstung bis. Parties to the NPT; and a treaty on nuclear disarmament. Different groups of countries have very different preferences concerning these negotiations and no consensus has been reached on a mandate for any negotiation. China has pushed very hard for nego-tiations on PAROS, is very cautious about FM(C)T, and echoes other CD members on negotiations of negative security assurances and on nuclear. We believe that nuclear disarmament is most likely to be achieved through a practical step-by-step process which can get buy-in from all governments, including the nuclear powers and their allies. We therefore advocate that the immediate, medium term objective should be to focus on minimisation of nuclear weapons, but with total nuclear disarmament as the ultimate end goal. The Elders' Policy.
The IPNDV, through a unique public-private partnership between the U.S. Department of State and the Nuclear Threat Initiative, brings together more than 25 countries, including nuclear and non-nuclear weapon states. Representatives from the following have attended various activities of the partnership: Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China*, the European Union, Finland. Open-ended working group on nuclear disarmament; Arms Trade Treaty; UN Programme of Action on small arms and light weapons ; Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons. 2020. Autonomous weapons experts meeting. CCW Report; Documents; Statements; 2019; 2018; 2017; 2016; 2015; 2014; 2013; 2011; 2006; The use of explosive weapons in populated areas; Information and communications technology (ICT. Zia Mian from Princeton University focuses on the role of civil society in South Asia in advocating nuclear disarmament. Columbia University's Paul Richards explains the seismic findings of the nuclear test announced by North Korea on 12 February; we also elaborate on the radionuclide findings almost two months later. Issue 19: September 2012. In this 19th issue, the Foreign Ministers of. The instruments of bi- and multilateral nuclear disarmament and arms control are in a state of despair. Under the label of N.EX.T. (Nuclear Expert Talks), fifteen scholars from Europe, Russia, and the United States gathered in Berlin in November 2016 to discuss the current state of disarmament and arms control
Nuclear Testing and the Future of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, by B. M. Carnahan (NLB 49, p. 7). The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty: A Permanent Commitment to Disarmament and Non-Proliferation, by L. Rockwood (NLB 56, p. 9) People for Nuclear Disarmament, The Human Survival Project (live) Prof Azza Karam (Netherlands) Secretary-General, Religions for Peace. (video message) Ms Heela Yoon (Afghanistan) Founder, Afghan Women Welfare and Development Association (video message) Mr Solomon Yeo (Solomon Islands) Pacific Islands Students Fighting Climate Change, World's Youth for Climate Justice (live) Youth voices. Feb 19, 2020 Nuclear disarmament rep's visit a good time to flex Canadian foreign policy muscle. May 22, 2019 Nuclear disarmament talks like Groundhog Day, but more tragedy than comedy. Feb 6, 2019 Church leaders step into political realm to show they're serious about scrapping nukes. Oct 10, 2018 Trudeau Liberals ditch their party's moral high ground on nuclear disarmament. Nov 15, 2017. Ms. Majali (Jordan) said that the world was neither safer nor more secure than it had been at the time of negotiation of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons. Nuclear weapons continued to pose a threat and non-proliferation and disarmament were far from being achieved. Nevertheless, the Treaty remained the foundation for international peace and security and the cornerstone of. In the very important area of nuclear safety, Jordan has joined the Model Project on Upgrading Radiation Protection Infrastructure to strengthen its regulatory system. I wish also to acknowledge Jordan's contribution to the strengthening of the safeguards system by moving quickly last year to conclude an Additional Protocol with the Agency. My subject today is The Peaceful Uses of Nuclear. [Participants of the Stockholm Ministerial Meeting on Nuclear Disarmament and the Non-Proliferation Treaty on 11 June, 2019. Photo: Sofia Nahringbauer / Government Offices of Sweden] Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallström today hosted a high-level meeting in Stockholm of ministers (mostly foreign ministers) from 16 countries to elevate political attention to nuclear risks, and to inject.