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Proliferation of weapons of mass destruction in the Middle East

directions and policy options in the new century

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East,
  • Middle East.
    • Subjects:
    • Weapons of mass destruction -- Middle East.,
    • Nuclear nonproliferation -- Middle East.,
    • Arms control -- Middle East.,
    • Middle East -- Military policy.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames A. Russell.
      ContributionsRussell, James A. 1958-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsU793.P76 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3425728M
      ISBN 101403970254
      LC Control Number2005049304

      Mar 29,  · Arms Control and Missile Proliferation in the Middle East book. Arms Control and Missile Proliferation in the Middle East. which deal mainly with weapons of mass destruction. The book also explores the possibility of a reduction in weapon arsenals, examining a more promising cooperative security concept which includes confidence- and Book Edition: 1st Edition. Failure as a Policy Catalyst On December 9, , the United States and Spanish navies cooperated to interdict a North Korean vessel, the So San, in the Arabian Sea.1 The operation initially appeared to be an unqualified success, a textbook example of interdiction to prevent proliferation of weapons of mass destruction (WMD), related materials, or.

      / Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons in the Middle East An Overview of Libya’s Weapons of Mass Destruction In Libya became a party to the Geneva Protocol, which forbids the use of chemical and biological weapons in wars. Despite Tripoli’s commit-ments, there are allegations that it used chemical weapons against Chad in Cited by: 7. Apr 27,  · Deterring America: Rogue States and the Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction by Derek D. rangelyautomuseum.comdge University Press, , pp. The George W. Bush administration sold the Iraq War primarily on the grounds that Saddam Hussein’s acquisition of nuclear weapons would pose an unacceptable threat to the United States.

      Nuclear Proliferation in the Middle East: Iran and Israel their responses to Iran have shown a divergence in how to counter the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction. The way forward on Author: Gawdat Bahgat. Earlier in the week, Egypt became the 13th country in the Middle East to indicate an interest in nuclear power. Mr. Wolfsthal was an expert on the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction.


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Countering the Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction book. NATO and EU Options in the Mediterranean and the Middle rangelyautomuseum.com by: 6. Mar 14,  · In recent years, international concern about the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) in the Middle East has increased significantly.

The actual use of chemical agents by Iraq, the active accumulation of WMD by Iran, Iraq, and Libya, and the introduction of long range surface-to­ surface missiles (SSMs) into the region have leant greater urgency to regional and.

The Committee for the Denuclearization of the Middle East (a group of Israeli intellectuals) proposes the idea first inpublicly stating that the development of nuclear weapons “constitute[s] a danger to Israel and to peace in the Middle East,” urging the United Nations to intervene “to Author: Amanda Tapp.

In the current issue of Joint Forces Quarterly, Richard L. Russell, a professor at the National Defense University, portends a Middle East on the verge of a nuclear arms race. His prognosis is based on the many Arab states, plus Turkey, that have expressed an interest in acquiring or reinvesting in nuclear power to meet their future energy needs.

Sep 25,  · Concerns about North Korea’s military proliferation have been long-standing, including over the regime’s potential to proliferate weapons of mass destruction.

In his new book, North Korean Military Proliferation in the Middle East and Africa, Dr. Bruce Bechtol, Jr. analyzes North Korea’s illicit networks of proliferation of military. @article{osti_, title = {Security implications of the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction in the Middle East.

Final report}, author = {Hajjar, S.G.}, abstractNote = {The author argues that the Arab-Israeli conflict, the Iran-Iraq rivalry, and the lack of progress in the peace process are strong incentives for nations in the region to acquire weapons of mass destruction (WMD).

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The Middle East Treaty Organization (METO) would lead the initiative. The Diplomatic History of the WMDFZ The decades-long pursuit to realize a zone free from all weapons of mass destruction has faced a myriad of geopolitical and security setbacks, made worse by.

Of the principal foreign-policy challenges facing the Bush administration, namely terrorism, promoting democracy, expanding free markets and controlling the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction (WMD), only in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) do all mix dangerously together.

Weapons of Mass Destruction In The Middle East Cody Zimmerman ODU Model United Nations Conference, February Sponsored by The ODU Model United Nations Society, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia 1 Introduction The Middle East is .Opening of UNIDIR’s project “Middle East Weapons of Mass Destruction Free Zone” On 10 Octoberthe United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR) launched their project on.Schiff, Weapons of Mass Destruction and the Middle East, 7.

Chubin, “Does Iran Want Nuclear Weapons?” Yaphe and Lutes, Reassessing the Implications of a Nuclear-Armed Iran, 5. Entessar, “Israel and Iran’s National Security,” 1. For a recent analysis of Iranian-Israeli relations, see Bahgat, Israel and the PersianCited by: 7.