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Controlling Supply: Procurement and Import/Export Monitoring

  • Berhanykun Andemicael
  • John Mathiason
Part of the Global Issues Series book series (GLOISS)

Abstract

While remote monitoring, such as is envisaged by the Comprehensive Test-Ban Treaty and the Expanded Safeguards Agreements, can determine with reasonable certainty whether a State is testing nuclear weapons or has moved material around internally, it cannot actually prevent or control the development and production of weapons, especially chemical and biological weapons.

Keywords

Chemical Weapon Biological Weapon Export Control Chemical Weapon Convention Verification Mechanism 
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Notes

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    Richard T. Cupitt, Multilateral Nonproliferation Export Control Arrangements in 2000: Achievements, Challenges, and Reforms, The Henry L. Stimson center, Study Group on Enhancing Multilateral Export Controls for US National Security, Working Paper No. 1, April 2001, p. 21.Google Scholar
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    Vladimir A. Orlov, ‘Export Controls in Russia: Policies and Practices’, Non-Proliferation Review, Fall, 1999, pp. 145–9.Google Scholar
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    Victor Zaborsky, ‘Brazil’s Export Control System’, Non-Proliferation Review, Summer, 2003, pp. 123–35.Google Scholar

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© Berhanykun Andemicael and John Mathiason 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Berhanykun Andemicael
    • 1
  • John Mathiason
    • 2
  1. 1.Energy Agency to the United NationsUSA
  2. 2.Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public AffairsSyracuse UniversityUSA

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