TITLE

No nukes in space!

AUTHOR(S)
G.S.
PUB. DATE
September 1992
SOURCE
Earth Island Journal;Fall92, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the formation of the Global Network on Weapons and Nuclear Power in Space, a group dedicated to keeping the military arms race and nuclear power out of space. Call for a halt to spending on space-based weapons and nuclear-powered rockets; Exposure of the tactic called `security zones land occupations'; Encouragement of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to do environmental monitoring.
ACCESSION #
9610173814

 

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