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...actors Pam Anderson, Alex Baldwin and Andy Garcia. Heather Mills McCartney said 135 countries have signed the Mine Ban Treaty, but the U.S., Russia and China have not. "We've cleared 21 million meters of square land at Adopt-A-Minefield...
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Election hardly a moral victory

...Abu Ghraib torture on a few bad apples - refuse to join the International Criminal Court, or trash the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty? How much greed must we endure at the hands of Enron et al., or even greater tax cuts for the wealthy, while poverty...
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...consistent critic of the Kennedy administration's current nuclear policies, assailed on Thursday the proposed test ban treaty with Russia and vowed to fight Senate ratification. Such a pact, the South Carolinian declared, would seriously endanger...
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Safety leader talks future of weaponry

...But he noted that the administration refuses to remain definitively bound to the U.S.-signed Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty, which prevents the nuclear tests. Reach Eric Williamson at (803) 279-6895 or eric.williamson@augustachronicle...
Kazakstan destroys last nuclear test facility

...between the Kazak and U.S. governments. The joint effort, organized under the international Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty, closed 118 tunnels and 13 boreholes at the test site. The test site, once the world's largest nuclear testing ground...
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MAD pacts top missile defense plan

...reductions in U.S. and Russian nuclear forces under START agreements and for the ratification of the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty. A sane nuclear policy should ultimately strive for the abolition of all nuclear weapons. Howard Rosen, Augusta
Nuclear powers agree to elimination of nuclear weapons ban on nuclear weapons, including a moratorium on testing pending activation of the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty, further reductions of tactical nuclear weapons, increased transparency on reporting information about nuclear arsenals...
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Decries abrogation of Constitution

On Oct. 13, the U.S. Senate rejected the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty by a 51-48 vote -- a two thirds majority was needed for ratification. Immediately, Secretary of State Madeleine Albright wrote...
Questions GOP vote on test ban treaty

Why is it that the political party that believes it has the exclusive right to decide right and wrong insists on playing ``win or lose'' with President Bill Clinton?Tom Zwemer, Augusta
Scenes from an atomic desert

...tests within two years of a presidential order. Last week, the U.S. Senate rejected the 1996 Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty after opponents argued that the ban would allow other countries -- India, Pakistan, China, Russia -- to overtake...
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