How Safe are We from Nuclear Weapons?

This week sees the anniversaries of the only wartime use of nuclear weapons. Wednesday August 6th marked 63 years since the bombing of Hiroshima, Saturday August 9th is the anniversary of the attack on Nagasaki.

But six decades later, how safe are we today from nuclear weapons?

On Hiroshima Day, George Wood visited the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute and put that question to Shannon Kile, Senior Researcher for the institute’s Non-Proliferation and Export Controls Panel: