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
- Agencies to Focus on Illegal Cyberweapons Trade in 2014 // 10:22 AM ET - Nextgov
- US Imposes Sanctions on Burmese Companies, Military Staff Officer - VOA Khmer
- China carving a role in Middle Eastern affairs - South China Morning Post
- Congress is trying to stop a war, not start one - Washington Post (blog)
- Four rotten excuses to oppose Iran sanctions - Washington Post (blog)
Foreign Policy Blogs
- Nuclear Weapons Accomplishments in the Chu Years
- Old Thinking, New Realities
- The Four Statesmen Return to the Rostrum: Take Action on Proliferation Risks Now
- Nuke Brain Drain in the Senate
- North Korean Nuclear Test: What Is the Nature of the Threat?