Nuclear Suppliers Group


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Nuclear Suppliers Group

A group of nations that control the transfer of nuclear energy. It encourages non-proliferation of nuclear weapons by improving safety and other standards. It was established in 1974.
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The Nuclear Suppliers Group, at the urging of the United States, approved a measure that encourages India to produce nuclear weapons more economically.
The 46-nation Nuclear Suppliers Group tries to ensure that nuclear exports are not diverted for military purposes.
China has already promised it two additional nuclear reactors, on which the US has sought additional clarifications at the recently held meeting of the Nuclear Suppliers Group.
LAW MANDATES that nuclear trade with India cease in the event India tests another nuclear weapon, but at that point, the damage would have been done--and other members of the Nuclear Suppliers Group would still be free to sell nuclear materials to India.
The IAEA approved the indispensable the India-specific Safeguards Agreement on August 1, 2008 followed soon by the approval of the Nuclear Suppliers Group where at least half a dozen countries initially had serious reservations about the provisions of the 123 agreement.
He argued that Pakistan was denied access to nuclear technology, whereas in 2008 the US signed a nuclear deal with India and pushed an exemption for India inside the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG).
Russia expressed its support for India's membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group. ( ANI )
SVI President Dr Zafar Iqbal Cheema recalled that this status was normally granted by the US to a country, which was a member of all four export control regimes Wassenaar Arrangement, Australia Group, Missile Technology Control Regime and Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG).
She said Pakistan's export control regime is consistent with the standards followed by Nuclear Suppliers Group, the Missile Technology Control Regime and the Australia Group.
UShas, this week, added 7 Pakistani companies to the "Entity List" maintained by its Department ofCommerce, in an action that is widely seen as setting stage to facilitate Indian position in the next meeting of Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG).The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) of the U.
Can the inclusion of these companies weaken Pakistan's bid for joining the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), an export control regime that was founded in the mid-1970s, is an informal body composed of nuclear suppliers that have agreed to abide by certain guidelines when considering nuclear transfers?
IAEA DG mentioned that Pakistan and IAEA had a mutually beneficial and wide ranging cooperation.Foreign Ministry Security Division Director General (DG) Dr Zafar Ali said that Pakistan was all set to be a full member of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) and to contribute towards achieving sustainable development goals worldwide.
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