Film Trailer: Countdown to Zero

An estimated 23,000 nuclear weapons exist in the world. Why that number needs to be zero.
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"We estimate that there are about 23,000 nuclear weapons in the world. And we don't even know where they all are."

Countdown to Zero examines the global arms race, tracing the history of nuclear weapons and advocating for a world without them. The film features appearances by key figures in international relations, including Jimmy Carter, Mikhail Gorbachev, Pervez Musharraf, and Tony Blair.


  • Visit the Countdown to Zero .
  • from YES! about nuclear abolition.

  • With support from across the political spectrum—and historic leadership from President Obama—we are at a tipping point in the struggle for nuclear abolition.

  • The U.S. reveals the size of its nuclear arsenal for the first time. Are we any closer to disarmament?
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