A treaty is reached to ban nuclear weapons. Now comes the hard part.
New York Times 7th July 2017 read more »
UK Government Statement: we will not sign the treaty which has been published today. As we have previously made very clear, we do not believe that this treaty will bring us closer to a world without nuclear weapons. This treaty fails to address the key issues that must first be overcome to achieve lasting global nuclear disarmament.
FCO 8th July 2017 read more »
Deep divisions between Westminster and Holyrood over nuclear weapons treaty.
Herald 9th July 2017 read more »