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Nuclear risk reduction centers

Barry M. Blechman

Nuclear risk reduction centers

by Barry M. Blechman

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Published by Center for Strategic and International Studies, Georgetown University in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • Soviet Union.
    • Subjects:
    • Nuclear crisis control -- United States.,
    • Nuclear crisis control -- Soviet Union.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Barry M. Blechman and Michael Krepon.
      SeriesSignificant issues series,, v. 8, no. 1
      ContributionsKrepon, Michael, 1946-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJX1974.8 .B58 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 26 p. ;
      Number of Pages26
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2713903M
      ISBN 100892060921
      LC Control Number86006815
      OCLC/WorldCa13357983

        The first would be a nuclear risk reduction center (NRRC) comparable to what the United States and Soviet Union created in the late s. The second is a hotline patterned after the U.S.-Soviet hotline established in in the wake of the Cuban Missile Crisis. Welcome to the Nuclear Risk Reduction Center (NRRC) Confidence Building through Information Exchange: "The U.S. NRRC will provide a permanent, rapid, reliable, and private means by which the United States and the Soviet Union may transmit notifications agreed between two Parties, including those required under certain existing and.

        Southern Asia’s Nuclear Powers Nuclear risk reduction measures are few and far between across the region. The Impact on Global Proliferation provides a . Nuclear Risk Reduction Center (NRRC) Events -- 20th Anniversary: An Oil Painting by Kim Harvey ; Bureau of Verification, Compliance, and Implementation; Nuclear .

      A nuclear weapon (also called an atom bomb, nuke, atomic bomb, nuclear warhead, A-bomb, or nuclear bomb) is an explosive device that derives its destructive force from nuclear reactions, either fission (fission bomb) or from a combination of fission and fusion reactions (thermonuclear bomb).Both bomb types release large quantities of energy from relatively small amounts of matter. CPPF’s Sabrina Stein and Renata Segura produced a report on prevention in the fields of Disaster Risk Reduction, Nuclear Nonproliferation, and Public Health. The paper focuses on "lessons learned" from each of these fields, which could prove beneficial for the prevention agenda.


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