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Reducing the danger of nuclear weapons

Ronald Reagan

Reducing the danger of nuclear weapons

March 31, 1983

by Ronald Reagan

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Published by U.S. Dept. of State, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of Public Communication, Editorial Division in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Disarmament,
  • Nuclear nonproliferation,
  • United States -- Foreign relations

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPresident Reagan
    SeriesCurrent policy -- no. 473
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of State. Office of Public Communication. Editorial Division
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14938244M

    He is the author of the new book Nuclear Nightmares: Securing the World Before It Is Too Late, Bomb Scare: The History and Future of Nuclear Weapons and Deadly Arsenals: Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Threats. He is a member of Secretary of State John Kerry’s International Security Advisory Board and the Council on Foreign Relations.   The people of Japan know more than anyone how dangerous these weapons are. Since the late s they have been warning the world that nuclear weapons and .

      Moreover, the historic progress in nuclear disarmament is in jeopardy, as the web of instruments and agreements designed to reduce the danger of nuclear weapons and bring about their elimination is crumbling, he said, urging: “This alarming trend must be reversed.”. D uring the past decade, the United States and Russia have joined in a number of efforts to reduce the danger posed by the enormous quantity of weapons-usable material withdrawn from nuclear weapons. Other countries and various private groups have assisted in this task. But many impediments have prevented effective results, and most of the dangers still remain.

    Title: Steps to Safety: Reducing the Danger of Nuclear Weapons 1 Steps to Safety Reducing the Danger of Nuclear Weapons 2 Hiroshima before and after the Little Boy bomb hit 2 3 Nuclear Terrorism Manhattan. 52, people die immediately ; , people exposed to direct radiation ; million affected by radioactive fallout; 4 Nuclear Terrorism.   Reducing Nuclear Dangers: HOW NONPROLIFERATION, ARMS CONTROL, AND COUNTERING NUCLEAR TERRORISM CONTRIBUTE TO U.S. NATIONAL SECURITY NUCLEAR NONPROLIFERATION › The United States desires a world in which nations no longer require nuclear weapons to maintain international.


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