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Christian Ciobanu recaps the seminar on the humanitarian dimensions of nuclear disarmament hosted by the NGO Committee for Disarmament in Geneva in September 2012.
America's 450 launch-ready land-based nuclear-armed ballistic missiles are the opposite of a deterrent to attack. In fact, their very deployment has the potential to launch World War III and precipitate human extinction – as a result of a false alarm.