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    Nobel Winner: Nuclear War a ‘Tantrum Away’

    Will cooler heads prevail? Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, was in Oslo accepting the Nobel Peace Prize for the group that’s helped convince 122 nations to sign a U.N. treaty banning nuclear arms. She warned that “the deaths of millions may be one tiny tantrum away” – apparently referring to mercurial North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Trump, who have traded increasingly bellicose threats. Meanwhile, U.S. National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster has said the chance of war is increasing daily.

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