A very useful source of news and information, since 1995 in paper form, then CD and then online from 2001, its Risk Report, an open source database used for strategic trade control that profiles thousands of entities linked to proliferation worldwide.  The database content includes not only profiles of entities linked to proliferation and analysis about programmes of concern by the Wisconsin Project, but also descriptions of dual-use commodities, strategic trade control regulations, multilateral control lists, and government warning lists and blacklists – and it is said to be the only comprehensive, curated database focused exclusively on proliferation that is used as a tool to manage strategic trade.  It also provides useful primers on nuclear weapons, chemical weapons and long-range missiles.

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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