CND webinar: What are ‘tactical’ nuclear weapons? And will they lead to Armageddon?
Vladimir Putin’s recent round of nuclear threats has caused much fear that so-called ‘tactical’ nuclear weapons could be used in Ukraine. Joe Biden has warned that such a strike could cause a cascade in use and lead to “nuclear Armageddon.”
But what are ‘tactical’ nuclear weapons? How small are they and can they really be used surgically on the battlefield? And would their use lead to a nuclear weapons spiral and Armageddon? Join our upcoming webinar to find out more.
- Tuesday, 2 November, 7:00-8:00pm
- Online, register today
With guest speakers Paul Rogers, Emeritus Professor of Peace Studies at the University of Bradford and Global Security Consultant with Oxford Research Group; Rebecca Johnson, CND Vice-President, director of the Acronym Institute for Disarmament Diplomacy, ICAN steering group partner; and David Cullen, Nuclear Information Service Director. Chaired by Kate Hudson, CND General Secretary.