P. Nanda, Ved
June 2009
Denver Journal of International Law & Policy;Summer2009, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p331
Academic Journal
The article discusses the correlation between nuclear weapons, human security, and international law. It imparts that international law has a major role in mitigating nuclear weapons, a requirement for human security. It discusses an overview on the destructive power of nuclear weapons and its minimal use as instrument of war. It also mentions the efforts of the world community for the abrogation of nuclear weapons. It notes that U.S. and Russia should lead in the eradication of nuclear weapons.


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