FMCT

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FMCTFissile Material Cutoff Treaty
FMCTFargo Moorhead Community Theatre
FMCTForward Model Checking Technique
FMCTFire Line Meter and Compound Torrent
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Rather, India's nuclear posture and decisions to join arms control treaties, such as the CTBT and a fissile material cutoff treaty, will be influenced most by developments in the nuclear programs of its regional competitors, Pakistan and China.
Despite its pledges to do otherwise, the United States has failed to ratify the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty; opposed a verifiable fissile material cutoff treaty; substituted the Strategic Offensive Reductions Treaty (SORT), which is fully reversible, for the START treaties; scrapped the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty, opening the door for deployment of missile defenses and moves toward placing weapons in outer space; kept nuclear weapons at the center of its security policies, including research to create new nuclear weapons; and demonstrated no political will toward the elimination of its nuclear arsenal.
He said India's nuclear doctrine acts against nuclear disarmament and nonproliferation objectives, including the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT) and a Fissile Material Cutoff Treaty being negotiated by the Committee of Disarmament in Geneva.
In this connection, he referred to the government decision to participate in negotiations on the Fissile Material Cutoff Treaty in Geneva, currently in progress under the Conference on Disarmament.
When the CTBT and START II treaties enter into force and the fissile material cutoff treaty negotiations get underway and eventually are completed, legitimate questions will emerge about follow-on steps.
The United States underscored its continued efforts to realize the agenda set forth in President Obama?s 2009 Prague speech, including the importance of commencing negotiation of a Fissile Material Cutoff Treaty (FMCT) in the Conference on Disarmament (CD), noting its readiness to address all issues raised in the course of negotiations, as allowed for in CD 1299.
After all, the Conference on Disarmament (CD) is not there to only negotiate an FMCT (Fissile Material Cutoff Treaty), he said in the course of a thematic debate on nuclear weapons.
Washington, June 4 (ANI): The United States and India have agreed and committed themselves to achieving an early start of negotiations on a multilateral, non-discriminatory and internationally and effectively verifiable Fissile Material Cutoff Treaty at the Conference on Disarmament.
"We want them to work with us on the Fissile Material Cutoff Treaty. We want them to really understand how serious a threat we face."
The draft also urges other nations to ratify the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty to facilitate its early enforcement, continue moratoriums on nuclear tests and immediately start negotiations on a proposed Fissile Material Cutoff Treaty.
Ogawa said Pakistan's response to the demand that it should impose a moratorium on fissile material production was negative, but that it was actively participating in the negotiations for a Fissile Material Cutoff Treaty (FMCT).
Washington, Jan.28 (ANI): Pakistan is under tremendous pressure from the United States to sign the Fissile Material Cutoff Treaty (FMCT), American media reports.