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A World Free of Nuclear Weapons

With the end of the Cold War, many dared hope that the scourge of nuclear weapons would be ended once and for all. Yet, today, more than two decades later, the drive to build nuclear weapons by some governments continues, energized in no small part by the policies of the U.S. government.

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Three Reasons Why We Should Stay Calm about Putin's Nuclear Announcement

Earlier today, Putin announced that Russia would deploy 40 new nuclear Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles (ICBMs) in order to boost its nuclear arsenal. While this statement is a step in the wrong direction, there are three important reasons why no one should be panicking.

FCNL Letter on Nuclear Warhead Dismantlement

FCNL led a group of organizations to oppose an amendment that would limit nuclear weapon dismantlement.

Supporting Rep. Quigley's Amendment on Nuclear Weapons

FCNL supports Rep. Quigley's amendment to reduce funding for the Long Range Standoff Option (LRSO), a new nuclear cruise missile.

FCNL Statement of Legislative Policy

"We urge the elimination of nuclear, chemical and biological weapons.

Nations must move toward comprehensive disarmament. We advocate that the United States take unilateral steps toward disarmament, believing that other nations will respond affirmatively to this example. The risks of disarmament are far smaller than the risks involved in the current course of weapons development, proliferation and stockpiling.

We call for our federal government to safely dispose of nuclear, chemical and biological weapons and materials in the United States and abroad."

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