Pakistan's Nuclear Weapons: Proliferation and Security Issues Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Pakistan's Nuclear Weapons: Proliferation and Security Issues

Creator

  • Author: Kerr, Paul K.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Analyst in Nonproliferation
  • Author: Nikitin, Mary Beth
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in Nonproliferation

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2012-05-10

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report discusses Pakistan's nuclear proliferation and security issues. It discusses the steps that could enable Pakistan to undertake both quantitative and qualitative improvements to its nuclear arsenal. Whether and to what extent Pakistan's current expansion of its nuclear weapons-related facilities is a response to the 2008 U.S.-India nuclear cooperation agreement is unclear.
  • Physical Description: 32 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign policy
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign relations
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Politics and government
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Nuclear weapons
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Nuclear weapons information
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Nuclear-weapon-free zones
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Nuclear nonproliferation
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Nuclear security measures

Coverage

  • Place Name: Pakistan

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: RL34248
  • Accession or Local Control No: RL34248_2012May10
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc85472