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Iran, Israel could ratify nuclear test ban treaty: CTBTO chief.

U.S., China, Iran, Israel, Egypt, India, Pakistan and North Korea — that had nuclear power reactors or research reactors when the CTBT was adopted in 1996 — are yet to ratify it. The head of the U.N. nuclear test ban treaty organisation says ...

UN votes to launch talks on nuclear weapons ban.

UNITED NATIONS, United States: A UN General Assembly committee on Thursday voted to launch negotiations on a new treaty banning nuclear weapons despite fierce opposition from the world’s nuclear powers. A resolution presented by Austria, Ireland, Me ...