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UN Decoded: Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zones (NWFZ)

7th January 2015

The establishment of nuclear-weapon-free zones (NWFZ) is a regional approach to strengthen global nuclear non-proliferation and disarmament norms and consolidate international efforts towards peace and security. All nuclear-weapon-free zones prohibit the development, stationing or testing of nuclear weapons in their… [source: UN News Centre]