In February of this year, we woke up to a new world . The invasion of Ukraine by Russian troops has deeply shocked us and is a serious breach of international law.
The war in Ukraine makes us suddenly aware of how precious and how fragile peace is. We can already draw two important lessons from this war:
We need an international order in which states can no longer threaten to use nuclear weapons. That is why we must ban nuclear weapons. And we need independence from fossil fuels to live in freedom.