Iconic Moments in Foreign Policy: Non-Proliferation Treaty
With the uncertain fate of the New START Treaty, let's look back on the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT): an international agreement developed to prevent the spread of nuclear weapons technology. Negotiated by the UN's Eighteen Nation Committee on Disarmament, the treaty was entered into force in 1970.
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