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pursuit of a comprehensive nuclear test ban

Marek Thee

pursuit of a comprehensive nuclear test ban

curbing the arms race and checking the quest for exotic weapons

by Marek Thee

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Published by International Peace Research Institute in Oslo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear weapons -- Testing.,
  • Nuclear arms control.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMarek Thee.
    SeriesPRIO report,, 07/87, PRIO report ;, 87/07.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX5133.A7 T44 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p. ;
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2107469M
    LC Control Number88159235

    May 24,  · This is a compilation of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Act that shows the text of the law as amended and in force on 10 March (the compilation date). The notes at the end of this compilation (the endnotes) include information about amending laws and the amendment history of provisions of the compiled law. In Nuclear Test-Ban Treaty negotiations to begin on a Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty, which would extend the ban to underground tests, although the previous year the United States, the United Kingdom, and the Soviet Union had agreed to a treaty banning peaceful nuclear explosions—that is, those ostensibly conducted for purposes of civil engineering projects. Oct 06,  · The dangers of rushing to a nuclear-free world debates over both it and the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty in the coming years .


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