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Society of Nuclear Scientists “advance the end of the earth by 10 seconds”
“Russia’s risk of using tactical nuclear weapons increases after invasion of Ukraine”
Seven minutes before midnight in 1947… Delayed to 17 minutes ago in 1991
100 seconds ago in 2020… Going back 90 seconds this year
“90 seconds until the end of the earth”
As fears of using nuclear weapons grew after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the second hand of the ‘doomsday clock’ was advanced 10 seconds toward midnight, a symbol of doom.
Reporter Han Young-kyu reports.
The American Society of Nuclear Scientists has moved the second hand of the ‘doomsday clock’ to midnight by another 10 seconds.
It raised the level of warning, saying that the risk of using tactical nuclear weapons has increased since the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
For three years after 2020, it was kept at 100 seconds ago, but it was moved forward to 90 seconds.
[레이첼 브론슨 / 미 핵과학자회 회장 : 러시아의 핵무기 사용 위협은 우발적, 고의적 또는 오산으로 인한 갈등의 고조가 끔찍한 위험이라는 사실을 전 세계에 일깨워줍니다. 분쟁은 어느 누구의 통제도 받지 못할 가능성이 여전히 높습니다.]
The Society of Nuclear Scientists was founded by Einstein, who participated in the development of nuclear weapons during World War II.
We set the end of the earth at midnight, and announce the time of the earth every year in comprehensive consideration of nuclear threats and climate change crises.
It started at 7 minutes before midnight in 1947 and was delayed to 17 minutes in 1991 when the Strategic Arms Reduction Agreement was signed between the United States and the United States. stood
The Society of Nuclear Scientists is concerned that the possibility of using chemical and biological weapons has increased as the war in Ukraine has been prolonged.
[수젯 맥키니 / 스털링베이 생명과학 이사 : 러시아가 우크라이나에 대해 생물학 무기를 배치할 위험은 상황이 점점 더 혼란스러워짐에 따라 계속 증가하고 있습니다.]
Ukrainians reacted to these warnings by not wanting to think of a day of reckoning.
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