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Brixey-Williams on the legal implications of the nuclear ban

Arms Control Wonk
May 26, 2017
By Joshua Pollack

The nuclear ban treaty’s draft text is out, and the arms control community is beavering away trying to understand what it all means. I observed the first round of UN negotiations in March, to try to understand how the ban treaty will intersect with the existing nonproliferation regime. But vague anxieties that the process could negatively affect existing disarmament and arms control efforts are widespread. Jon Wolfsthal’s Monday blog, to which this – my first Wonk blog – is a response, articulates well many of the concerns that have been raised around the process.
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