GLASGOW City Council is calling on the UK Government to pursue nuclear disarmament. Councillors have backed a motion which supports the Treaty to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons – and urges the government to scrap plans to replace its Trident nuclear arsenal. It was presented by Councillor Feargal Dalton, the convener of the Nuclear Free Local Authorities Scotland Forum (NFLA). A letter will be sent to the UK Government to inform it of the resolution. Cllr Dalton, who has a military background, said: “There is no moral justification for nuclear weapons; I never heard one in all my years in the submarine service.
Glasgow Evening Times 15th May 2021 read more »