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New Kerala
Iran deal: Nobel Peace Prize Winner says Trump 'Igniting New Conflict' by ripping agreement - newkerala news #280682of Nuclear Weapons, it reflects the urgent global imperative to eliminate nucle
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
of Nuclear Weapons, it reflects the urgent global imperative to eliminate nuclear weapons and the grave threat they pose," Beatrice Fihn, the group's executive director said. "President Trump's attempt to disrupt the Iran deal, despite the fact... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Nobel peace laureates denounce Trump's Iran moveWeapons, it reflects the urgent global imperative to eliminate nuclear weapons
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
Weapons, it reflects the urgent global imperative to eliminate nuclear weapons and the grave threat they pose," commented Beatrice Fihn, Executive Director of ICAN. The nuclear agreement was struck in July 2015 by Iran and permanent UN Security... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Peace Train: A well-earned peace prizeratify the treaty, and when there are 50 or more signed and ratified, the treat
Colorado Daily / Posted 4 days ago
ratify the treaty, and when there are 50 or more signed and ratified, the treaty against nukes will be international law. Beatrice Fihn, executive director of ICAN, remarked as she accepted the award, "This has not been an easy process. The treaty... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Treaty 'Beginning of the End for Nuclear Weapons,' Say Nobel Peace Prize Winnersof campaigners - "people who grew up after the Cold War and don't understand wh
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
of campaigners - "people who grew up after the Cold War and don't understand why we still have the [nuclear] weapons," said Beatrice Fihn, the Executive Director of ICAN. In particular, she highlighted that it is also a huge recognition of the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptableBeatrice Fihn, ICAN’s executive director. (Eskinder Debebe, United Nations via
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
Beatrice Fihn, ICAN’s executive director. (Eskinder Debebe, United Nations via AP) New York - The head of the anti-nuclear campaign that won this year's Nobel Peace Prize said on Monday its goal is to make nuclear weapons unacceptable in the minds... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
UN Treaty ‘beginning of the end for nuclear weapons’of campaigners – “people who grew up after the Cold War and don’t understand wh
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
of campaigners – “people who grew up after the Cold War and don’t understand why we still have the [nuclear] weapons,” said Beatrice Fihn, the Executive Director of ICAN.In particular, she highlighted that it is also a huge recognition of the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptableminds of people in every country — and have all nuclear-armed nations listen to
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
minds of people in every country — and have all nuclear-armed nations listen to their citizens and give up their arsenals. Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons known as ICAN, told a news... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptableBeatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nucl
The Times and Democrat / Posted 7 days ago
Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), speaks during a press conference, Monday Oct. 9, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. ICAN, a coalition of non-government organizations in one hundred... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptableBeatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nucl
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), speaks during a press conference, Monday Oct. 9, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. ICAN, a coalition of non-government organizations in one hundred... Read more
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The Sentinel
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptableBeatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nucl
The Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), speaks during a press conference, Monday Oct. 9, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. ICAN, a coalition of non-government organizations in one hundred... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptableBeatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nucl
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 7 days ago
Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), speaks during a press conference, Monday Oct. 9, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. ICAN, a coalition of non-government organizations in one hundred... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptableBeatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nucl
Santa Maria Times / Posted 7 days ago
Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), speaks during a press conference, Monday Oct. 9, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. ICAN, a coalition of non-government organizations in one hundred... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptableBeatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nucl
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 7 days ago
Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), speaks during a press conference, Monday Oct. 9, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. ICAN, a coalition of non-government organizations in one hundred... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptableBeatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nucl
Sioux City Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), speaks during a press conference, Monday Oct. 9, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. ICAN, a coalition of non-government organizations in one hundred... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptableBeatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nucl
Rapid City Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), speaks during a press conference, Monday Oct. 9, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. ICAN, a coalition of non-government organizations in one hundred... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptableBeatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish… AP
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 7 days ago
Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish… AP News | 10/09/17 07:10 PM UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The head of the anti-nuclear campaign that won this year's Nobel... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptableBeatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nucl
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), speaks during a press conference, Monday Oct. 9, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. ICAN, a coalition of non-government organizations in one hundred... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Nobel Peace Prize winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptablecountry — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to th
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
country — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to their people and give up their arsenals. Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, told a news conference Monday... Read more
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FOX News
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptablecountry — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to th
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
country — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to their people and give up their arsenals. Beatrice Fihn told a news conference Monday that for a long time nuclear weapons have been seen as "an issue of the past"... Read more
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FOX News
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptablecountry — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to th
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
country — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to their people and give up their arsenals. Beatrice Fihn told a news conference Monday that for a long time nuclear weapons have been seen as "an issue of the past"... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptableBeatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nucl
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), speaks during a press conference, Monday Oct. 9, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. ICAN, a coalition of non-government organizations in one hundred... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptablecountry — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to th
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 7 days ago
country — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to their people and give up their arsenals. Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, told a news conference Monday... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptableBeatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nucl
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), speaks during a press conference, Monday Oct. 9, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. ICAN, a coalition of non-government organizations in one hundred... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptablecountry — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to th
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
country — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to their people and give up their arsenals. Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, told a news conference Monday... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptablecountry — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to th
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 7 days ago
country — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to their people and give up their arsenals. Beatrice Fihn told a news conference Monday that for a long time nuclear weapons have been seen as "an issue of the past"... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptableBeatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nucl
Fremont Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), speaks during a press conference, Monday Oct. 9, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. ICAN, a coalition of non-government organizations in one hundred... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptablecountry — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to th
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
country — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to their people and give up their arsenals. Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, told a news conference Monday... Read more
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Missoulian
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptableBeatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nucl
Missoulian / Posted 7 days ago
Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), speaks during a press conference, Monday Oct. 9, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. ICAN, a coalition of non-government organizations in one hundred... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptablecountry — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to th
The New Canaan News / Posted 7 days ago
country — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to their people and give up their arsenals. Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, told a news conference Monday... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptablecountry — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to th
The Register Citizen / Posted 7 days ago
country — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to their people and give up their arsenals. Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, told a news conference Monday... Read more
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The World
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptableBeatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nucl
The World / Posted 7 days ago
Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), speaks during a press conference, Monday Oct. 9, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. ICAN, a coalition of non-government organizations in one hundred... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptablecountry — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to th
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
country — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to their people and give up their arsenals. Beatrice Fihn told a news conference Monday that for a long time nuclear weapons have been seen as "an issue of the past"... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptablecountry — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to th
Darien News-Review / Posted 7 days ago
country — which will eventually force all nuclear-armed nations to listen to their people and give up their arsenals. Beatrice Fihn told a news conference Monday that for a long time nuclear weapons have been seen as "an issue of the past"... Read more
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Phayul
Dalai Lama congratulates ICAN on winning 2017 Nobel Peace PrizeThe 1989 Nobel Peace Prize laureate, in his letter to Beatrice Fihn, the Execut
Phayul / Posted 7 days ago
The 1989 Nobel Peace Prize laureate, in his letter to Beatrice Fihn, the Executive Director of ICAN, lauded the organization, which has been honored with the prize for their constant efforts over the years in eliminating nuclear weapons through out... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Nobel Peace Prize winners snubbed by Australia’s Prime Ministerawarding the prestigious award, the head of the Norwegian Nobel Institute Olav
Asian Correspondent / Posted 8 days ago
awarding the prestigious award, the head of the Norwegian Nobel Institute Olav Njølstad called ICAN’s Executive Director Beatrice Fihn to inform her of the news. Asked what her response was, Fihn reacted: “Shock! Um, well this is amazing. I’m... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Nuclear Weapons, ICAN, and the Nobel Prize11:08 amArticle: Binoy Kampmark Nuclear Weapons, ICAN and the Nobel Prize“Ther
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
11:08 amArticle: Binoy Kampmark Nuclear Weapons, ICAN and the Nobel Prize“There are no right hands for the wrong weapons”- Beatrice Fihn, ICAN Executive Director, Oct 6, 2017.Few times in history show the remarkable gulf between international civic... Read more
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Daily Mirror
US and South Korea step up spy plane patrols over Kim Jong-un missile fearsand there is a real danger that more countries will try to procure nuclear weap
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
and there is a real danger that more countries will try to procure nuclear weapons, as exemplified by North Korea." Beatrice Fihn, the executive director of ICAN, a coalition of grassroots non-government groups, said in response to rising... Read more
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Canberra Times
Nobel peace prize winners thought it was a hoaxcolleague informing him that their advocacy group had won the Nobel peace prize
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
colleague informing him that their advocacy group had won the Nobel peace prize. The group's executive director, Beatrice Fihn​, had been contacted by the Norwegian Nobel Committee 10 minutes before the official announcement. Members of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Anti-nuke movement awarded Nobel Prizeand between the United States and Russia, all of which are working to improve t
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
and between the United States and Russia, all of which are working to improve their nuclear arsenals and delivery systems. Beatrice Fihn, the Swedish executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, said in a telephone... Read more
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The Border Mail
Nobel Peace Prize winners thought it was a hoaxcolleague informing him that their advocacy group had won the Nobel Peace Prize
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
colleague informing him that their advocacy group had won the Nobel Peace Prize. The group's executive director, Beatrice Fihn???, had been contacted by the Norwegian Nobel Committee 10 minutes before the official announcement. But she... Read more
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The Courier
Nobel Peace Prize winners thought it was a hoaxcolleague informing him that their advocacy group had won the Nobel Peace Prize
The Courier / Posted 10 days ago
colleague informing him that their advocacy group had won the Nobel Peace Prize. The group's executive director, Beatrice Fihn???, had been contacted by the Norwegian Nobel Committee 10 minutes before the official announcement. But she... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Nobel Peace Prize winners thought it was a hoaxcolleague informing him that their advocacy group had won the Nobel Peace Prize
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
colleague informing him that their advocacy group had won the Nobel Peace Prize. The group's executive director, Beatrice Fihn​, had been contacted by the Norwegian Nobel Committee 10 minutes before the official announcement. Members of... Read more
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The Age
Nobel Peace Prize winners thought it was a hoaxcolleague informing him that their advocacy group had won the Nobel Peace Prize
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
colleague informing him that their advocacy group had won the Nobel Peace Prize. The group's executive director, Beatrice Fihn​, had been contacted by the Norwegian Nobel Committee 10 minutes before the official announcement. Members of... Read more
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The Columbian
Group opposing nuclear weapons wins peace prizethat they can serve no legitimate purpose and must be forever banished from the
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
that they can serve no legitimate purpose and must be forever banished from the face of our Earth,” ICAN Executive Director Beatrice Fihn said. The prize is likely to give new momentum to ICAN and its allies in the coming months as the group tries... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
US: Nobel Peace choice doesn't change US stance500 and 5,500 kilometers (310 and 3,410 miles). 2:10 p.m. Two days before her
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 10 days ago
500 and 5,500 kilometers (310 and 3,410 miles). 2:10 p.m. Two days before her organization won the Nobel Peace Prize, Beatrice Fihn, sent a tweet that turned awkward: "Donald Trump is a moron." The executive director of the International... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Analysis: Nobel says to Korea nuke players: We are watchingBeatrice Fihn, left, Executive Director of the International campaign to abolis
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Beatrice Fihn, left, Executive Director of the International campaign to abolish Nuclear Weapons, ICAN, Daniel Hogsta, center, coordinator of the International campaign to abolish Nuclear Weapons, ICAN, and Grethe Ostern, right, member of the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Nobel says to Korea nuke players: We are watchingstage. The awarding of the $1.1 million prize to ICAN helps that happen, too,
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
stage. The awarding of the $1.1 million prize to ICAN helps that happen, too, though even the group's executive director, Beatrice Fihn, said she "worried it was a prank at first" when she got the call from the Nobel committee. Against this... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
AP Photos of the dayAPTOPIX Nobel Peace Beatrice Fihn, Executive Director of the International cam
Santa Maria Times / Posted 10 days ago
APTOPIX Nobel Peace Beatrice Fihn, Executive Director of the International campaign to abolish Nuclear Weapons, ICAN, speaks during a press conference at the headquarters of the International campaign to abolish Nuclear Weapons,ICAN, in Geneva,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
What is ICAN and how did it win this year's Nobel Peace Prize?ICAN". ICAN also has the support of artist Yoko Ono and actors Martin Sheen an
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
ICAN". ICAN also has the support of artist Yoko Ono and actors Martin Sheen and Michael Douglas. Douglas joined ICAN's Beatrice Fihn in May last year to highlight the role that civil society plays in the work to ban nuclear weapons. There were... Read more
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TribLIVE
Group opposing nuclear weapons wins Nobel peace prizethey can serve no legitimate purpose and must be forever banished from the face
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
they can serve no legitimate purpose and must be forever banished from the face of our Earth,” said ICAN executive director Beatrice Fihn. The prize is likely to give new momentum to ICAN and its allies in the coming months as the group tries to... Read more
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