You are here

Non-proliferation Treaty, The

How to Remove the Residual Threats

  • Author: UN
  • Publication date: January 1993
  • Page count: 36
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: GV.92.0.25

Available Formats


About the product

The Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) in force in 1970 suffers from several weaknesses. This paper discusses the weaknesses that must be overcome to remove the residual threats to its survival. It describes the status of the implementation of the NPT; nuclear safeguards; safety of nuclear material; nuclear supplies; nuclear-capable missiles; arms control and suggested procedures to enforce the Treaty.