Tag: missile defense
Middle East Missile Proliferation, Israeli Missile Defense, and the ABM Treaty Debate
May 15, 2000 | Amb. Dore Gold
For most of the Cold War period, the spread of ballistic missiles and weapons of mass destruction to the Middle East was severely constrained by the existence of a global regime of arms control agreements and export controls that was chiefly supported by both the U.S. and the Soviet Union. But in the last decade this regime has crumbled.