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Strategic Nuclear Arms Control Regime in the Policy of Russian Federation in 2000–2009
Strategic Nuclear Arms Control Regime in the Policy of Russian Federation in 2000–2009

Author(s): Robert Śmigielski
Subject(s): Politics / Political Sciences
Published by: Polski Instytut Spraw Międzynarodowych

Summary/Abstract: This paper is focused on strategic arms control as one of the principal areas of Russia's policy activity in recent years. The past decade has seen a serious weakening of the arms control regime. The fundamental arms limitation agreements have already ceased to be binding-the Treaty on the Limitation of Anti-Ballistic Missile Systems (ABM), the Treaty on Conventional Armed Forces in Europe (unilaterally frozen by Russia in 2007), the Treaty on the Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms

  • Issue Year: 2009
  • Issue No: 13
  • Page Range: 27-47
  • Page Count: 27
  • Language: English