Skip to content Skip to navigation

Social:

RSS:

Vatican Radio

The voice of the Pope and the Church in dialogue with the World

language:

nuclear weapons

International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) at a press conference after the Nobel Peace Prize was announced on Friday

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to anti-nuclear arms group

06/10/2017 17:10

The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to the Geneva-based International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

Archbishop Bernardito Auza

Archbishop Bernardito Auza

ABP Auza: Hope for a nuclear weapon free world with Treaty

28/09/2017 07:48

Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations delivered a statement on Tuesday at a High-level plenary meeting to commemorate and promote The International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons which is observed on September.

 

Archbishop Paul Gallagher

Archbishop Paul Gallagher, the Holy See's Secretary for Relations with States, addressing the UN General Assembly in New York

Vatican at UN calls for nuclear-free world

26/09/2017 12:31

The Vatican Secretary for Relations with States has addressed the United Nations General Assembly, urging governments to do more to prevent wars, protect human dignity and work for a nuclear-free world.

Delegates arrive at a High Level Signing Ceremony for the Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons

Delegates arrive at a High Level Signing Ceremony for the Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. The Holy See signed and ratified the Treaty on Wednesday.

Holy See ratifies treaty on the prohibition of nuclear arms

21/09/2017 12:19

The Holy See on Thursday became one of the first entities to sign and ratify a new treaty prohibiting nuclear weapons.

 

Image of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un and US President Trump amid tensions between both countries

Image of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un and US President Trump amid tensions between both countries

Pax Christi: Need for diplomacy and new talks on North Korea

10/08/2017 11:35

As tensions and rhetoric heat up between North Korea and the United States Pax Christi International expert speaks about what can be done to resolve the current situation.

Archbishop Silvano Tomasi

Archbishop Silvano Tomasi, formerly the Holy See's permanent observer to the United Nations in Geneva, calls for dialogue and investment in conflict prevention

AB Tomasi appeals for dialogue in U.S.-N.Korea crisis

09/08/2017 19:06

The Vatican’s former diplomatic representative to the United Nations has called for dialogue and inclusive negotiations to resolve the current crisis between the United States and North Korea

Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio and Permanent Observer to the United Nations in New York

Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio and Permanent Observer to the United Nations in New York

Holy See doubts attitude change despite UN resolution on WMDs

29/06/2017 12:54

The Holy See has renewed its call for an end to the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction (WMDs), after what it considers a lack of substantial change in the six months following a UN resolution on the issue.

 

Pope Francis (file photo)

Pope Francis (file photo). On Tuesday, Pope Francis sent a message to the "United Nations Conference to Negotiate a Legally Binding Instrument to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons, Leading Towards their Total Elimination."

Pope sends message to UN conference on nuclear weapons

28/03/2017 11:15

Pope Francis has sent a message to the “United Nations Conference to Negotiate a Legally Binding Instrument to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons, Leading Towards their Total Elimination.”