North Korean leader Kim Jong-un presides over a target strike exercise conducted by the Korean People’s Army at an undisclosed location, in an undated photo released on August 26. North Korea fired three short-range ballistic missiles on the day, the US military said. Photo: AFP/ KCNA via KNS

Can the world come to its senses on nuclear weapons?

Bunny McDiarmid says a new UN treaty on banning nuclear weapons is an opportunity for all the world’s governments to ratify that missiles are a threat, not an avenue, to global security

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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un presides over a target strike exercise conducted by the Korean People’s Army at an undisclosed location, in an undated photo released on August 26. North Korea fired three short-range ballistic missiles on the day, the US military said. Photo: AFP/ KCNA via KNS
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