The UN Voted To Start Talking About A Treaty To Ban Nuclear Weapons
During the vote, 123 nations said they were in favor of the resolution. But the U.S. wasn't one of them.By Briana Altergott | October 28, 2016
The United Nations voted Thursday to start talks on a treaty that would ban nuclear weapons.
A total of 123 nations said they were in favor of the resolution — an overwhelming majority.
Thirty-eight countries were opposed, and 16 abstained.