Nuclear Weapons

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
United Nations General Assembly Hall in the UN Headquarters, New York, NY. (Photo: Basil D Soufi/cc)
The United Nations General Assembly overwhelmingly passed a resolution on Tuesday demanding that Israel "renounce possession of nuclear weapons" and open its arms to global regulation. The measure, which is non-binding, was approved 161 to 5, with the United States, Canada, Palau, Micronesia, and Israel voting "no" and 18 countries abstaining...
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