disarmament


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Synonyms for disarmament

Synonyms for disarmament

act of reducing or depriving of arms

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The challenge of verifying nuclear disarmament is incredibly difficult.
Many, however, consider the CD's past successes indicative of its future potential--though the paper notes that since the CD's establishment, several disarmament treaties have been negotiated outside of it.
nuclear weapons elevated disarmament issues to the forefront of
Federal Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle has repeatedly pointed out the necessity of nuclear disarmament and advocated negotiations on a ban on the production of fissile material.
What I do know is the British people will not vote for unilateral disarmament.
We wish to reiterate that such measures are contrary to the recognized international position adopted by consensus that the CD is the single multilateral negotiating forum for disarmament, she added.
Forward movement on nuclear disarmament cannot be held hostage to progress on non-proliferation or the perceived notions of strategic stability.
He said there should be no discrimination, selectivity or exceptionalism in the context of arms control, nonproliferation and disarmament.
in a profoundly negative statement, delivered by a junior British diplomat, "While we are encouraged by the increased energy and enthusiasm around the nuclear disarmament debate, we regret that this energy is being directed toward initiatives such as this High Level Meeting, the humanitarian consequences campaign, the Open-Ended Working Group and the push for a Nuclear Weapons Convention.
The country that today is the number one threat to global security should be the last one to lead UN initiatives on disarmament," said Harris.
SIPRI Yearbook 2010: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security, by Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, Oxford University Press, 2010, ISBN 978-0-19-958112-2, hardback, 580 pages, $185.
NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT (IHT/Asahi as translated from the Japanese-language Asahi Shimbun's editorial published Sept.
Summary: New York - Morocco called, on Friday in New York, for the convening of a special session of the UN General Assembly on disarmament.
On September 25, 1961, President Kennedy presented to the 16th General Assembly of the United Nations a disarmament proposal entitled Freedom from War: The United States Program for General and Complete Disarmament in a Peaceful World (State Department Publication 7277).
Disarmament is back on the global agenda u and not a moment too soon.