non-proliferation non-proliferation


  • (n) the prevention of something increasing or spreading (especially the prevention of an increase in the number of countries possessing nuclear weapons)


  1. But Iran cannot be expected to give in to United States' bullying and non-proliferation double standards.
  2. India, with its clean non-proliferation record and unilateral moratorium on testing, has nothing to fear, they stress.
  3. Finally, we cannot achieve our non-proliferation goals on our own.


  • Russia's Putin says Iran nuclear push is peaceful

    MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday he has no doubt that Iran is adhering to international commitments on nuclear non-proliferation but regional and international concerns about Tehran's nuclear program could not be ignored. Putin, whose country is among six world powers seeking to ensure that Iran does not seek to develop nuclear weapons, also said Iranian ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Word of the Day
engender engender
/ɛn ˈdʒɛn dər /