|25 JUNE 2011
NUCLEAR ABOLITION DAY
SYDNEY, PARIS, WASHINGTON MOSCOW
COLONELS, AMBASSADORS, MEPS, NGOS, URGE P5 MEETING TO TAKE NUKES OFF HIGH ALERT
As the Permanent Five meeting on nuclear security gets under way in Paris, a letter signed by 103 retired senior military, former UN ambassadors, parliamentarians, and many NGOs asking for nuclear weapons to be taken of high alert as a matter of urgency, has been released. The letter was faxed a number of weeks ago to P5 presidents, foreign ministers/secretaries of state and secretaries of defence/defence ministers.