Strategic Arms Control

  • Lawrence Freedman


In most international discussions on disarmament matters there is a huge gap between aspiration and achievement. The rhetoric tells of a disarmament that is general and complete and a developing sweetness and light in international affairs. Against this the realities of the modern world offer a stark and brutal contrast. The negotiations themselves are desultory, attract slight high level interest and rarely get beyond the framing of worthy but ineffectual resolutions.


Cruise Missile Nuclear Arsenal Surprise Attack World Security Strategic Balance 
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© The Council for Arms Control 1984

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