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nobel laureate: “bruised ego,” “impulsive tantrum” could spark nuclear holocaust

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nobel laureate: “bruised ego,” “impulsive tantrum” could spark nuclear holocaust

the winners of the nobel peace prize warned that a nuclear war that could devastate the planet was closer to being a reality than most realized. beatrice fihn, who is the executive director of the international campaign to abolish nuclear weapons (ican), accepted the award in the group’s name and warned that the total destruction of humanity could be one “impulsive tantrum away.” speaking at the awards ceremony in oslo, fihn left little doubt about who she was referring to when she noted that “a moment of panic or carelessness, a misconstrued comment or bruised ego could easily lead us unavoidably to the destruction of entire cities.” that is why, fihn noted, the only way to assure that it won’t happen is to get rid of nuclear...