|In what ways does Canada support nuclear war-fighting?|
Although NATO has reduced its reliance on nuclear weapons, those states persist in relying on nuclear weapons as a credible and effective element of the Alliances strategy of preventing war. Such statements serve to encourage other states to acquire nuclear weapons. NATO has taken no steps to comply with the legal obligation to eliminate nuclear weapons. To find their current view, review the Final Communiqués out of the most recent Meetings of the Defence Planning Committee and the Nuclear Planning Group at:
See also "Canada and nuclear weapons: Canadian policies related to, and connections to, nuclear weapons"
Ploughshares working paper 02-5 by Bill Robinson