In The News

March 9, 2016

Marshall Islands Government Takes On World's Leading Nuclear Powers - Australian Broadcasting Corporation (audio)

March 7, 2016

Tiny Marshall Islands Taking On 3 World Nuclear Powers in Court - National Public Radio

March 7, 2016

Marshall Islands Warn Over Nuclear Arms Race at UN Court - Agence France Presse

March 4, 2016

Tiny Marshall Islands Take on Nuclear Powers in Court - Reuters

January 30, 2016

Marshall Islands Sue Britain, India and Pakistan Over Nuclear Weapons - The Guardian

December 21, 2015

Marshall Islands Fights Back in Nuclear Lawsuit - Radio New Zealand

November 27, 2015

A Ground Zero Forgotten - Washington Post

November 17, 2015

The Ideal Solution for an Ideal World - Daily Pioneer (India)

October 18, 2015

Nuclear (A)toll? Featuring Tony de Brum, Foreign Minister of the Marshall Islands - RT

October 1, 2015

Marshall Islands Wins Swedish Alternative Nobel Prize - The China Post

September 8, 2015

Relying on International Law: Nuclear Zero Litigation – Global Justice in the 21st Century

August 6, 2015

Nuclear Disarmament: If Not Now, When? - Huffington Post

July 15, 2015

Nuclear Zero Lawsuit by Marshall Islands Appealed to Higher Court - Reader Supported News

June 25, 2015

N-disarmament: Tiny Nation of 70,000 People Takes India to Court - Times of India

June 9, 2015

The Marshall Islands Tried to Keep the World’s Nuclear Powers Honest – War Is Boring

May 27, 2015

The Marshall Islands and the NPT - Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

March 25, 2015

Marshallese Can Rightfully Claim a Victory – Embassy

February 9, 2015

Marshall Islands to Appeal U.S. Court Ruling on Nuclear Lawsuit, Disarmament Advocates Say - Australian Broadcasting Corporation

February 6, 2015

U.S. Judge Dismisses Marshall Islands' Nuclear Suit - Reuters

January 26, 2015

The Marshall Islands Versus the World's Nuclear Weapon States - The Nation

January 5, 2015

Tiny Pacific Nation Aims to Stop New Nuclear Arms Race – Boston Globe

December 28, 2014

A Former Ground Zero Goes to Court Against the World's Nuclear Arsenals - The New York Times

October 16, 2014

Marshall Islands’ Nuke Suit Against U.S. Gets Nobel Winners' Support - SF Gate

September 11, 2014

Small Island Country Attempts to Hold Hegemon to Its Promises - Truthout

July 28, 2014

Feds Look to Quash Nuclear Treaty Lawsuit - The Independent

July 14, 2014

The Emotional and Psychological Trauma of Our People Can't Be Measured in Real Terms - Huffington Post

July 14, 2014

Pressure on the Nuclear Nine – The New York Times

June 17, 2014

Commending the Honorable Tony A. de Brum of the Republic of the Marshall Islands - The U.S. Congressional Record

May 30, 2014

An Interview with the Foreign Minister of the Marshall Islands, Tony de Brum - The Huffington Post

May 19, 2014

Taking the Nuclear Powers to Court - Talk Nation Radio

April 28, 2014

Foreign Minister of the RMI addresses Non-Proliferation Treaty PrepCom - Transcript 

April 28, 2014

Marshall Islands Sues USA & Eight Other Nations to Force Real Nuclear Disarmament - Courthouse News Service 

April 26, 2014

The Marshall Islands Sues Nuclear-Armed Nations for Failing to Push Disarmament - The Times of India 

April 25, 2014

U.S. Examining Marshall Islands' Nuclear Lawsuits, Defends Record - Reuters 

April 25, 2014

Why the Marshall Islands is Suing the World's Nuclear Powers - Slate 

April 25, 2014

The Nuclear Nations Are In Big Trouble - Huffpost Live 

April 25, 2014

Frustrated Marshall Islands Takes Nuclear Powers to Court - ABC Radio Australia 

April 25, 2014

U.S.-Dependent Pacific Island Defies Nuke Powers - Inter Press Service 

April 25, 2014

Former Test Site Sues Nuclear Powers - Radio New Zealand 

April 24, 2014

Pacific Island Nation Sues U.S., Others for Violating Nuclear Treaty - National Public Radio 

April 24, 2014

Pacific Ocean Marshall Islands Launch Lawsuits Against Nations with Nuclear Arms - The Independent 

April 24, 2014

Marshall Islands Accuses U.S. of Nuclear Disarmament Failure at The Hague - Sputnik News 

April 24, 2014

David Against Nuclear Goliaths: Nation Wages Legal Fight for All Humanity - Common Dreams 

April 24, 2014

Marshall Islands Sues India, 8 Others for Possessing Nuclear Arms - The Hindu 

April 24, 2014

Marshall Islands Sues Nine Nuclear Powers Over Failure to Disarm - The Guardian 

April 24, 2014

Former U.S. Test Site Sues Nuclear Nations for Disarmament Failure - Reuters 

April 24, 2014

Marshall Islands Sues Nine Nuclear-Armed Nations in International Court - United Press International 

April 24, 2014

Tiny Pacific Nation Sues 9 Nuclear-Armed Powers - Associated Press 

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Press Releases

July 31, 2017

Marshall Islands Nuclear Zero Lawsuit Appeal Dismissed in Ninth Circuit Court

March 7, 2017

Marshall Islands Nuclear Zero Lawsuit Appeal To Be Heard in Ninth Circuit Court on March 15

October 5, 2016

International Court of Justice Dismisses Marshall Islands' Nuclear Disarmament Cases Without Considering the Merits

September 28, 2016

International Court of Justice to Deliver Judgments on Preliminary Issues in Marshall Islands' Nuclear Disarmament Cases on October 5 at 10:00 a.m.

September 22, 2016

[ICJ Press Release] The Court to Deliver Its Judgments on Wednesday 5 October 2016

March 16, 2016

International Court of Justice Concludes Hearings in Preliminary Phase of Nuclear Disarmament Cases

March 2, 2016

Oral Hearings on the Marshall Islands' Nuclear Disarmament Cases to Begin at the International Court of Justice

October 1, 2015

Right Livelihood Award to Tony de Brum and the People of the Marshall Islands

September 23, 2015

Scottish Parliament Debates the Nuclear Zero Lawsuits

August 12, 2015

Nuclear Weapons Experts File Amicus Curiae Brief in Support of Marshall Islands Lawsuit

July 21, 2015

Strong Support for Marshall Islands’ Nuclear Zero Lawsuit

July 13, 2015

Marshall Islands Appeals U.S. Court’s Dismissal of Nuclear Zero Lawsuit

April 9, 2015

Marshall Islands to U.S.: Keep Your NPT Promises

April 2, 2015

The Marshall Islands Will Not Back Down

February 24, 2015

Marshall Islands’ Foreign Minister Speaks Out on Dismissal of Lawsuit and Plans to Appeal

February 9, 2015

U.S. Judge Dismisses Marshall Islands’ Nuclear Zero Lawsuit

December 17, 2014

Five Million Voices for Nuclear Zero

November 19, 2014

Greenpeace Champions the Marshall Islands

October 17, 2014

Marshall Islands Lawsuits Gain Momentous Support

September 11, 2014

Legal Sparring Continues in Nuclear Zero Lawsuit

August 22, 2014

The Marshall Islands Will Not Give Up

July 22, 2014

U.S. Moves to Dismiss Marshall Islands Lawsuit

June 26, 2014

U.S. Conference of Mayors Adopts Bold Resolution on Nuclear Disarmament

May 29, 2014

U.S. Government Names Legal Team to Defend Against Nuclear Zero Lawsuit in Federal Court

April 24, 2014

Pacific nation challenges nine nuclear-armed states in lawsuits before world court

April 24, 2014

Pacific nation challenges nine nuclear-armed states in lawsuits before world court

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