This new resource aims to inform policymakers, scholars, and the general public on the role that overlapping multilateral initiatives play in nonproliferation efforts.
India has quietly put into active service its first ballistic missile submarine in August, according to news reports.
The landmark resolution to begin negotiations in 2017 now goes to the General Assembly for final approval.
The negotiations that produced the Iran nuclear agreement showed a dynamic that may affect how states approach future proliferation conflicts and the potential for resolving them diplomatically.
The push to begin negotiations reflects the frustration of many countries at the slow pace of nuclear disarmament.
For seven decades, UN members have pushed and prodded the world’s nuclear-armed states to address the threats posed by nuclear weapons...