International treaties relating to nuclear control and disarmament.
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Published by International Atomic Energy Agency in Vienna .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Nuclear disarmament.,
  • Nuclear arms control.

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesLegal series ;, no. 9
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJX1974.7 .I59
The Physical Object
Pagination78 p. ;
Number of Pages78
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5245046M
ISBN 109201760752
LC Control Number75316925

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  The United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs hopes this book will be a useful tool for diplomats, researchers, those in the service . International agreements relating to nuclear weapons. Disarmament treaties. The nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) Widespread international concern about the spiralling number of nuclear weapons in the world led to the establishment of the NPT in , a UN treaty which sought to prevent the proliferation of nuclear weapons and bring about eventual disarmament. This is a multilateral treaty that requires, within a certain timeframe, the ultimate destruction of chemical weapons and the prohibition of development, production, stockpiling and use of chemical weapons. Comprehensive Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT) Septem This is a legally binding global ban on all nuclear explosive testing. Nuclear disarmament is the act of reducing or eliminating nuclear can also be the end state of a nuclear-weapons-free world, in which nuclear weapons are completely eliminated. The term denuclearization is also used to describe the process leading to complete nuclear disarmament.. Nuclear disarmament groups include the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament, .

Confidence building measures are meant to prevent or reduce the occurrence of ambiguities and suspicions to improve international cooperation in disarmament and arms control. Arms control Arms control is a term for restrictions upon the development, production, stockpiling, proliferation, and usage of weapons, especially weapons of mass destruction. [1] Arms control is typically exercised through the use of diplomacy which seeks to impose such limitations upon consenting participants through international treaties and . Arms control is a term for international restrictions upon the development, production, stockpiling, proliferation and usage of small arms, conventional weapons, and weapons of mass destruction. Arms control is typically exercised through the use of diplomacy which seeks to impose such limitations upon consenting participants through international treaties and agreements, .   Notes. For disarmament in international politics during the late s and early s, see David Tall, The American Nuclear Disarmament Dilemma, (Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, ),. For Mexico’s role in nuclear negotiations during the s, see Jonathan Hunt, “Mexican Nuclear Diplomacy, the Latin American Nuclear Free Zone, and the .

Disarmament Treaties Database Since , the United Nations has been publishing the status of multilateral Arms Regulation and Disarmament Agreements, presenting data on signatories, parties of relevant agreements and the texts of the agreements themselves. The volume discusses the legal interpretation and implementation of the three pillars of the Treaty of the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, , regarding the non-proliferation of nuclear weapons; the right to develop research, production and use of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes; and issues relating to nuclear disarmament. nuclear disarmament, the reduction and limitation of the various nuclear weapons in the military forces of the world's nations. The atomic bombs dropped () on Japan by the United States in World War II demonstrated the overwhelming destructive potential of nuclear weapons and the threat to humanity posed by the possibility of nuclear war and led to calls for controls on or . The volume discusses the legal interpretation and implementation of the three pillars of the Treaty of the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, , regarding the non-proliferation of nuclear weapons; the right to develop research, production and use of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes; and issues relating to nuclear : Hardcover.