non-proliferation


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Noun1.non-proliferation - the prevention of something increasing or spreading (especially the prevention of an increase in the number of countries possessing nuclear weapons); "they protested that the nonproliferation treaty was just a plot to maintain the hegemony of those who already had nuclear weapons"; "nuclear disarmament and nonproliferation are closely related goals"
prevention, bar - the act of preventing; "there was no bar against leaving"; "money was allocated to study the cause and prevention of influenza"
proliferation - a rapid increase in number (especially a rapid increase in the number of deadly weapons); "the proliferation of nuclear weapons"
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This decision set in motion Nazarbayev's important non-proliferation legacy.
M2 PRESSWIRE-July 29, 2019-: Joint Statement at the 4th Round of Pakistan-UK Bilateral Consultations on Arms Control, Non-Proliferation and Disarmament
ISLAMABAD: The fourth round of Pakistan-United Kingdom Bilateral Consultations on Arms Control, Non-Proliferation and Disarmament was held here Tuesday where the two sides discussed issues on international arms control and non-proliferation agenda.
ISLAMABAD -- The fourth round of Pakistan-United Kingdom bilateral consultations on arms control, non-proliferation and disarmament was held here on Tuesday in which both sides discussed issues relating to global and regional security and stability, as well as areas of cooperation and collaboration in multilateral fora.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan and the United Kingdom (UK) on Tuesday agreed to continue engagement on non-proliferation and disarmament issues, Radio Pakistan reported.
We areconcerned that the international disarmament and non-proliferation regime is under great strain.
Islamabad: Pakistan and China agreed that arms control, non-proliferation and disarmament issues should be addressed through dialogue and diplomacy to achieve global and regional peace.
The United States is preparing for its use, said the Director of the Non-Proliferation and Arms Control of the Russian MFA, quoted by NOVA TV.
The minister gave an overview of the non-proliferation and arms control regimes while drawing attention to Pakistan's nuclear policy.
Islamabad -- On the second day of SSII's workshop titled: 'The International Strategic Environment and Pakistan's Policy Imperatives' organised for women parliamentarians here in Islamabad on Thursday, Federal Minister for Human Rights DrShireenMazari gave an overview of the non-proliferation and arms control regimes, while drawing attention to Pakistan's nuclear policy.
Kuwait's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah addressing UN Security Council NEW YORK, April 2 (KUNA) -- Kuwait on Tuesday has reiterated commitment to nuclear non-proliferation treaty and renewed calls for the creation of a nuke-free Middle East.
Kuwait on Tuesday reiterated that Israel should join the Non-Proliferation Treaty and should also subject all its nuclear sites to review, expressing concern that Israel is the only country in the Middle East that has not joined the Treaty.

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