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SIPRI Yearbook 2006

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Armaments, Disarmament and International Security

‘In today’s uncertain and complex world, the formulation of goals for security-related action cannot stop at the idea of doing good, and doing it in the right ways. To show, and to convince world opinion, that any given security move is good is perhaps the toughest demand of all.’


From the Introduction by SIPRI Director Alyson J. K. Bailes.

The 37th edition of the SIPRI Yearbook analyses developments in 2005 in

  • Security and conflicts
  • Military spending and armaments
  • Non-proliferation, arms control and disarmament