Arms and conflict--The facts

November 1994
New Internationalist;Nov94, Issue 261, p18
Presents an overview of trends observed in the world arms trade in the light of the post-Cold War environment. Nuclear stockpiles and circulation of NATO and Warsaw Pact weapons; Expenditures of arms by developing countries; Armed conflicts around the world; International disarmament initiatives.


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