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The non-proliferation of nuclear weapons

Fischer, Georges.

The non-proliferation of nuclear weapons

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Treaty on the non-proliferation of nuclear weapons.,
  • Nuclear nonproliferation.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Georges Fischer. Translated by David Willey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1974.7 .F5513 1972
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 270 p.
    Number of Pages270
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5336465M
    LC Control Number72189811

      Today, the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty has parties – more than any other arms limitation treaty. The treaty prohibits states that don’t have nuclear weapons from acquiring them. Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. Sept. 20, Nov. 12, 38 percent (19/50) N/A. Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. July 1, Aug. 23, 42 percent (18/43) March 5, , after ratification by 43 states (the United States, United Kingdom, and Soviet Union required) and deposit of their instruments of ratification.   Expressing the sense of the Congress that the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) continues to make an invaluable contribution to United States and international security, and noting former Senator Richard G. Lugar’s indispensable contributions to international security and reducing nuclear weapons-related risks.


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