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Among the latest developments inducing system compliance is the conclusion of the Treaty on Southeast Asia Nuclear Weapon-Free Zone on December 15, 1995 during the Fifth ASEAN Summit in Bangkok. As the Author of a Note introducing this Treaty in a recent publication of the American Society of International law, I am particularly pleased to have been invited to present to the Workshop the impact and implications of the Bangkok Treaty.


Paper submitted for the SEAPOL Workshop: Ocean Governance and System Compliance in the Asia-Pacific Context, Rayong, Thailand, December 9-11, 1997.