EMPLACEMENT OF WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION ON THE SEABED

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0001211143
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RIPPUB
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U
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17
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June 22, 2015
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September 28, 2009
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F-2005-01232
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August 15, 1968
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I-O-P 3-E-C-11 E T CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY 15 August 1968 SUBJECT: SNIE 11-12-68: EMPLACEMENT OF WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION ON THE SEABED THE PROBLEM To estimate the capabilities of US intelligence to monitor a ban on the emplacement of weapons of mass destruction on the seabed -- defined as the ocean floor outside territorial waters -- and to estimate the likelihood of Soviet or third country deploy- ment of such weapons, during the next 10 years or so.