ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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INF TREATY-New Framework for International Relations

trepidation the last decade's nuclear madness can fail to recognise the historic nature of the INF accord signed this week by the two superpowers. This is the first ever agreement involving the dismantling of operational nuclear weapons rather than just controlling further proliferation. And because its successful implementation hinges on a hitherto unthinkable measure of trust on the part of the two superpowers and their allies towards one another, it is likely to have a permanent impact on international relations.

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