TITLE

Why Americans shrug over weapons treaty

AUTHOR(S)
Landay, Jonathan S.
PUB. DATE
April 1997
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;4/23/97, Vol. 89 Issue 103, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the United States (U.S.) Senate's expected vote on the U.S.'s participation in the Chemical Weapons Convention, a global chemical weapons ban. Widespread debate over this issue; Large involvement of politics in the debate; What would happen if the U.S. agrees to be part of the convention; Reason for the lack of public interest in this issue in the U.S.; Arguments of critics of the ban.
ACCESSION #
9704292983

 

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