Preventing Biological Warfare

The book investigates how this disaster came about, and the potential consequences of the failure of American leadership.

Preventing Biological Warfare

The Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention entirely prohibits biological warfare, but it has no effective verification mechanism to ensure that the 140-plus States Parties are living up to their obligations. From 1995-2001 the States Parties attempted to negotiate a Protocol to the Convention to remedy this deficiency. On 25 July 2001 the United States entirely rejected the final text which would probably have been acceptable to most other states. The book investigates how this disaster came about, and the potential consequences of the failure of American leadership.

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Preventing Biological Warfare
Language: en
Pages: 231
Authors: Malcolm Dando
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-05-10 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

The Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention entirely prohibits biological warfare, but it has no effective verification mechanism to ensure that the 140-plus States Parties are living up to their obligations. From 1995-2001 the States Parties attempted to negotiate a Protocol to the Convention to remedy this deficiency. On 25 July
Preventing Biological Warfare
Language: en
Pages: 231
Authors: Malcolm Dando
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-05-10 - Publisher: Springer

The Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention entirely prohibits biological warfare, but it has no effective verification mechanism to ensure that the 140-plus States Parties are living up to their obligations. From 1995-2001 the States Parties attempted to negotiate a Protocol to the Convention to remedy this deficiency. On 25 July
Neuroscience and the Future of Chemical-Biological Weapons
Language: en
Pages: 191
Authors: Malcolm Dando
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-21 - Publisher: Springer

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Dictionary of International Security
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Paul Robinson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Polity

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Language: en
Pages: 450
Authors: Paul Robinson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-15 - Publisher: KW Publishers Pvt Ltd

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