CND condemns any return of United States nuclear weapons to RAF Lakenheath in Suffolk. This briefing explains the base's history and looks at reports that US nuclear weapons are returning.
Following the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the people of that country are suffering heavily as they are attacked from the air and on the ground. But the conflict poses an even wider threat – the existential threat of a nuclear war between Russia and NATO. This briefing looks at what the effects of a nuclear war would be.
Find out more about a new treaty that entered into force in January 2021, which will outlaw nuclear weapons across much of the globe.
The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) entered into force in January 2021. But what does this mean for Britain, who has refused to engage with the TPNW and declares it will never sign?
A new United Nations agreement – the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) - entered into force in 2021 making nuclear weapons illegal in the countries that sign it. This fact sheet explains all about the first meeting of the states that have ratified the treaty, to discuss what next for the TPNW.
This report outlines the background to the Iran nuclear deal, what was agreed in the negotiations and why it is now under threat.
This factsheet has details about the nuclear weapons systems in each of the nuclear-armed states.
Find out more about the current situation in regards to North Korea's nuclear weapons and the dangers of escalation with the US.
On 6th August 1945, an atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima by US air forces. Three days later, a second atomic bomb was dropped on the city of Nagasaki, killing between 50,000 and 100,000 people. Read this report to find out more about what happened on those fateful days.
Approximately 150 American B-61 nuclear gravity bombs are stationed in five countries in Europe. This report looks at why these bombs should be removed.