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The most indiscriminate weapon of all

Why is Australian Red Cross - a neutral and impartial organisation - calling on the world's governments to ban nuclear weapons?

Robert Tickner is the former CEO of Australian Red Cross and current Ambassador for the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons. His leadership built momentum within the International Red Cross Red Crescent Movement for a global campaign to make the use of nuclear weapons illegal and eliminate them forever. He makes a logical and impassioned argument, presenting evidence of how nuclear weapons cause suffering that cannot be limited by time, and why there can be no effective humanitarian response to a nuclear war.

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