Sanctions and Nonproliferation
Great Decisions 2011 | Topic 6
Do sanctions work?
Sanctions have been created to curb nations in violation of international law, especially agreements concerning nuclear nonproliferation. How successfully have sanctions been applied against past violators? Is there any chance sanctions can curtail North Korea and Iran from continuing to develop nuclear weapons?
Sanctions and Proliferation News
- North Korea accused of using embassy in S'pore to dodge UN sanctions - The Online Citizen
- West Readies Sanctions on Russia, Warily - Wall Street Journal
- Welcome, Mr. Cameron! - Jerusalem Post
- Shoulder-launched anti-aircraft missiles flow abroad from Libya: UN - Reuters Canada
- Grapengeter-Rudnick '17: Takeaways from Ukraine for the individual - The Brown Daily Herald
Foreign Policy Blogs
- U.S. Senate Approves Guns to Syria: ‘Designated Terrorists’ Still on OFAC List
- Obama and Syria: Red Lines Redeemed?
- Obama’s NDU Speech: Implications for Tehran
- Red Line Blues: North Korea, Iran and Syria
- Iran: Cutting the Gordian Knots