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Contents

SIPRI Yearbook 2019

SIPRI Yearbook 2019

IV. Biological weapon disarmament and non-proliferation

Chapter:
8. Chemical and biological security threats
Source:
SIPRI Yearbook 2019
Author(s):
Caitríona McLeish, Filippa Lentzos

The principal legal instrument against biological warfare is the 1972 Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention (BWC).1 In 2018, Palestine and Niue acceded to the BWC, and the Central African Republic ratified the convention, becoming the 182nd state party.2

Citation (MLA):
McLeish, Caitríona, and Filippa Lentzos. "8. Chemical and biological security threats." SIPRI Yearbook. SIPRI. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2016. Web. 15 Dec. 2019. <https://www.sipriyearbook.org/view/9780198839996/sipri-9780198839996-chapter-8-div1-058.xml>.
Citation (APA):
McLeish, C., & Lentzos, F. (2016). 8. Chemical and biological security threats. In SIPRI, SIPRI Yearbook 2019: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Retrieved 15 Dec. 2019, from https://www.sipriyearbook.org/view/9780198839996/sipri-9780198839996-chapter-8-div1-058.xml
Citation (Chicago):
McLeish, Caitríona, and Filippa Lentzos. "8. Chemical and biological security threats." In SIPRI Yearbook 2019: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security, SIPRI. (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016). Retrieved 15 Dec. 2019, from https://www.sipriyearbook.org/view/9780198839996/sipri-9780198839996-chapter-8-div1-058.xml
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