As part of its 2020 NPT Review Conference (RevCon) series, UNIDIR convened a day-long event on 6 February 2020 on the Middle East Weapons of Mass Destruction Free Zone (ME WMDFZ). The event aimed to facilitate dialogue and explore key issues regarding nuclear proliferation developments in the region, including the ME WMDFZ, and how those issues and developments may feature in the 2020 NPT RevCon.
This report provides a summary of the discussion, key findings and insights on efforts to establish a ME WMDFZ to date, as well as the relationship between the zone and the upcoming NPT RevCon.
Citation: Chen Zak Kane (2020) "Pathways Forward for the ME WMDFZ Process and 2020 NPT Review Conference: Conference Report", UNIDIR, Geneva.
To read the report in Arabic, click here.
To read the report in Hebrew, click here.
To read the report in Persian, click here.