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Dateline: February 9, 2001
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INES Chair: Prof. Armin Tenner
CONTENTS of WNII No. 6/2001
MEMBERSHIP AND PROJECTS' NEWS
USA: Nuclear Age Peace Foundation (NAPF), The Sunflower, No. 45, February 2001 Back issues: http://www.wagingpeace.org/sf/index.html Events are listed at: http://www.wagingpeace.org/calendar/events_current.html
The February issue of The Sunflower covers the following:
Abolition 2000 homepage: http://www.abolition2000.org
Grassroots News: http://www.napf.org/abolition2000/news/
Israel: The dangers of thinking with a nuclear warhead
This is the speech by Issam Makhoul, Member of Knesset, Israel, which he held at the Uppsala Seminar on Nuclear Weapon Free Zones: Crucial Steps Towards A Nuclear- Free World, September 1-4, 2000. It was only recently that this contribution has been made available.
You can obtain this speech as an rtf-formatted email attachment from the WNII editor.
"The Global Nuclear Balance: A Quantitative and Arms Control Analysis" http://www.csis.org/military/globalnuclearbal.pdf
The US-based Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) released an updated "The Military Balance," (*) which contains reports prepared by CSIS's Anthony H. Cordesman. The reports are divided by region and subregion, and cover the trends in conventional forces, nuclear forces, proliferation, military effort and spending, procurement and arms import activity, force modernization, and force quality. Among the reports is "The Global Nuclear Balance: A Quantitative and Arms Control Analysis," which provides a detailed description of the nuclear balance, trends in nuclear forces, and their impact on arms control.
US National Missile Defense: Selected articles released in February 2001
Upon request, I can make available an rtf-formatted email attachment carrying the following articles:
CONFERENCES, MEETINGS, SEMINARS
UPDATE: NoStar Wars. An international conference to Keep Space for Peace (see WNII 26/2000:E9) http://www.gn.apc.org/cndyorks/gnconf
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