Disarmament before International Court of Justice (ICJ)

On 24 April 2014, the Government of the Republic of the Marshall Islands simultaneously filed in the Registry of the Court separate Applications against nine States (China, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, France, India, Israel, Pakistan, the Russian Federation, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the United States of America) accusing…

Vienna Conference on humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons

On 8 and 9 December, Austria is hosting the 3rd Conference on this topic. For more information, click here. One of the questions is whether the Nuclear Weapons States will be absent, as they have been during the Oslo and Nayarit (Mexico). For the time being, it is impossible to predict the outcome of the Conference. In any…