If We Survive the Next 100 Years, Which Came First: Nuclear Abolition or World Peace?

Wellen, Russ
June 2011
Foreign Policy in Focus;6/15/2011, p5
The article discusses which came first, nuclear abolition or world peace. It cites a paper issued by Hudson Institute fellow Christopher Ford who details the challenges of a possible transitional stage to Global Zero or nuclear abolition. It stresses the importance of having significant political developments around the globe to achieve a world free of nuclear weapons. Though improved international relations would be ideal, the article highlights the emergency facing the nuclear situation in the world.


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