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The prohibition on threatening to use nuclear weapons

In 2020, there were, in the view of the Nuclear Weapons Ban Monitor, no clear instances of a threat to use nuclear weapons, as that term is understood in international law

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India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi stoked the flames of nuclear war in a speech in April 2019 Photo: Amit Dave/Reuters/NTB
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