Pakistan's Nuclear Weapons: Proliferation and Security Issues

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This report discusses Pakistan's efforts to produce fissile material and other issues related to nuclear proliferation and improving its nuclear arsenal. It also discusses the steps Pakistan has taken to increase international confidence in its nuclear security. However, continued instability in Pakistan has caused some to question the effectiveness of its nuclear security reforms. The report addresses these issues as well, in addition to the U.S.-Pakistan relationship as it regards nuclear policy.

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Location(s): Pakistan
Creation Date: October 7, 2010
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Kerr, Paul K.

Analyst in Nonproliferation

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Nikitin, Mary Beth

Analyst in Nonproliferation

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: October 7, 2010
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Pakistan
Description:

This report discusses Pakistan's efforts to produce fissile material and other issues related to nuclear proliferation and improving its nuclear arsenal. It also discusses the steps Pakistan has taken to increase international confidence in its nuclear security. However, continued instability in Pakistan has caused some to question the effectiveness of its nuclear security reforms. The report addresses these issues as well, in addition to the U.S.-Pakistan relationship as it regards nuclear policy.

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21 pages.

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