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27 Apr 2017 By  Kjølv Egeland

Four questions for nuclear ban treaty negotiators

There has been much debate about the wisdom of negotiating a ban on nuclear weapons without the nuclear-armed states involved in the process. (See here, here , and here for a selection.) There has also been some work on what such a ban treaty might include with respect to substantive prohibitions (use, possession, transfer, financing etc.). Less has been written about the complex technical matters negotiators must confront.  Here are four of them.

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