By Yevgeny M. Primakov,Henry A. Kissinger
In this candid and sobering account, former Russian leading Yevgeny M. Primakov considers the threats posed by way of self sustaining terrorist agencies to the safety of the worldwide neighborhood. because the assaults of September eleven, 2001 made transparent, the process overseas affairs isn't any longer formed solely through cooperation and war of words between international locations. Stateless factions with severe agendastheir tools stronger via globalization and technological advancespose critical threats to international balance. Primakov expresses grave difficulty over the chance that self reliant terrorist agencies will receive guns of mass destruction. greater than a hundred international locations are stockpiling nuclear fabric, he writes, and there's no cause to think that each one of it really is good controlled or safe. A terrorist staff motive on constructing a weapon can simply locate the knowledge and fissile fabric to boost a compact nuclear machine. He recommends that the worldwide neighborhood boost a finished constitution on Terrorism to facilitate felony prosecution of terrorism. And he urges Russia and the us to affix forces extra quite simply to proportion details and intelligence approximately rising terrorist threats.
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A World Challenged: Fighting Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century by Yevgeny M. Primakov,Henry A. Kissinger