United Nations observes International Day Against Nuclear Tests on 29 August every year. It is observed to increase awareness and education about the effects of nuclear weapon test explosions or any other nuclear explosions and the need for their cessation as one of the means of achieving the goal of a nuclear-weapon-free world.
2010 marked the inaugural commemoration of the International Day against Nuclear Tests.
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- Secretary General of the United Nations: Antonio Guterres.
- Headquarters: New York, USA; Founded: 24 October 1945.
Source: The United Nations