Posted by: ctbtonewsroom | October 29, 2014

New Senate must finish what Ike, JFK started (Hill)

U.S. President John F. Kennedy – driving force behind the 1963 Partial Test Ban Treaty

U.S. President John F. Kennedy – driving force behind the 1963 Partial Test Ban Treaty

U.S. author and journalist William Lambers argues that the U.S. Senate should move to close the door of nuclear weapons testing permanently and to fulfil the legacies of Presidents Ike and Kennedy.

Imagine if nuclear testing were to resume. Other nations would follow. We could end up reliving some of the Cold War days when Russia and the U.S would carry out nuclear blast after blast. They even did so during the Cuban Missile Crisis. Do we really want to see a rerun of that?

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