Twenty years of the Non-Proliferation Treaty implementation and prospects by Jozef Goldblat

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Statementby Jozef Goldblat.
ContributionsInternational Peace Research Institute (Oslo)
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Number of Pages162
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Ukraine, overall, had much to gain from nuclear non-proliferation, but a period of over twenty years has proved that the Budapest Memorandum did not address Ukraine’s security concerns. Moscow naturally had problems with Ukraine joining a major international regime and world order such as the one espoused by the Non-Proliferation Treaty.

OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 21 cm: Contents: Appendices: I. Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (text and list of parties) Security Council Resolution on Security Assurances to the Non-Nuclear Weapon States (text and voting record) of Tlatelolco (text and list of parties) of Rarotonga (text and list of parties).

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While the United States above all insists on maintaining non-proliferation, many non-nuclear weapons states demand the NPT’s disarmament pledge be fulfilled and refuse to be cut off gradually.

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