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There’s a new sense of urgency for a nuclear weapons ban | therecord

All nations are equal, but some nations are more equal than others.

This was the unspoken Orwellian mantra of the preparatory committee meeting held in Geneva from April 22 to May 3 in advance of the 2015 Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty review conference.

More than 40 years after the treaty came into force, the global nuclear disarmament regime continues to perpetuate a two-tiered structure that divides those with nuclear weapons from those without.

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