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  • Archbishop cautions against US withdrawal from missile treaty

    Archbishop cautions against US withdrawal from missile treaty

    • Feb 6, 2019

    Archbishop Timothy Broglio, chairman of the U.S. bishops’ conference international justice and peace committee, has expressed his unease at the United States’ decision to withdraw from a Reagan-era nuclear arms treaty.

  • Vatican: Nuclear weapons give “false sense of security”

    Vatican: Nuclear weapons give “false sense of security”

    • May 3, 2017

    The Vatican representative to the IAEA, Monsignor Janusz Stanisław Urbańczyk, says the efforts of the international community to utilize the Treaty on the Nonproliferation of Nuclear Weapons to make the world safer “have not been sufficient.” The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is preparing for the review conference on the treaty, which happens every five years.

  • Bishop Cantu urges administration to pursue deeper nuclear arms cuts

    Bishop Cantu urges administration to pursue deeper nuclear arms cuts

    • Feb 16, 2017

    The chairman of a U.S. bishops’ committee, Bishop Oscar Cantu, urged Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to accelerate verifiable nuclear disarmament in a letter dated February 14. The letter pressed to ensure that both countries build on the New START agreement, that calls for reducing their strategic arsenals.

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