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Contents

SIPRI Yearbook 2021

SIPRI Yearbook 2021

IV. Use of novichok agents

Chapter:
12. Chemical and biological security threats
Source:
SIPRI Yearbook 2021
Author(s):
Filippa Lentzo, Caitríona Mcleish

This section focuses on developments related to novichok agents in 2020. It provides a short update on the ongoing investigation into the 2018 poisonings in the United Kingdom; discusses the technical changes made to the Schedule of the 1993 Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC); reviews a new instance of alleged use in the poisoning of Alexei Navalny; and highlights civil society investigations into the Russian novichok programme.1

Citation (MLA):
Lentzo, Filippa, and Caitríona Mcleish. "12. Chemical and biological security threats." SIPRI Yearbook. SIPRI. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2016. Web. 20 Oct. 2021. <https://www.sipriyearbook.org/view/9780192847577/sipri-9780192847577-chapter-012-div1-070.xml>.
Citation (APA):
Lentzo, F., & Mcleish, C. (2016). 12. Chemical and biological security threats. In SIPRI, SIPRI Yearbook 2021: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Retrieved 20 Oct. 2021, from https://www.sipriyearbook.org/view/9780192847577/sipri-9780192847577-chapter-012-div1-070.xml
Citation (Chicago):
Lentzo, Filippa, and Caitríona Mcleish. "12. Chemical and biological security threats." In SIPRI Yearbook 2021: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security, SIPRI. (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016). Retrieved 20 Oct. 2021, from https://www.sipriyearbook.org/view/9780192847577/sipri-9780192847577-chapter-012-div1-070.xml
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