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Contents

SIPRI Yearbook 2016

SIPRI Yearbook 2016

I. Biological arms control

Chapter:
18. Chemical and biological security threats
Source:
SIPRI Yearbook 2016
Author(s):
John Hart

The principal legal instrument against biological warfare is the 1972 Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention (BTWC).1 Andorra and Mauritania acceded to the BTWC in 2015. As of December 2015, the convention had 173 states parties and 9 signatory states.2

Citation (MLA):
Hart, John. "18. Chemical and biological security threats." SIPRI Yearbook. SIPRI. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2016. Web. 13 Dec. 2018. <http://www.sipriyearbook.org/view/9780198787280/sipri-9780198787280-chapter-018-div1-115.xml>.
Citation (APA):
Hart, J. (2016). 18. Chemical and biological security threats. In SIPRI, SIPRI Yearbook 2016: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Retrieved 13 Dec. 2018, from http://www.sipriyearbook.org/view/9780198787280/sipri-9780198787280-chapter-018-div1-115.xml
Citation (Chicago):
Hart, John. "18. Chemical and biological security threats." In SIPRI Yearbook 2016: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security, SIPRI. (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016). Retrieved 13 Dec. 2018, from http://www.sipriyearbook.org/view/9780198787280/sipri-9780198787280-chapter-018-div1-115.xml
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