Army Veterinary Corps and retired as a colonel and also worked at the Pentagon as acting deputy assistant to the secretary of defense for counterproliferation and chemical and biological defense.
What does CP stand for?
CP stands for Counterproliferation
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Currently, we have counterproliferation efforts focused on other states.
Tim Dowse, former head of counterproliferation for the UK foreign office, said they "did find some evidence of contacts between Iraqi officials and individual members of al-Qaeda in the late 1990s".
In recent commentary, Carolyn Leddy, a former National Security Council director for counterproliferation strategy, criticized the Hatoyama government's ''increasing security-policy schizophrenia,'' including its pursuant of an East Asian community that might shut the United States out.
Written for anyone interested in the development of American foreign policy, this book analyzes the failure of counterproliferation strategies and questions whether we are safer now than before 9/11.
Carter managed the Cooperative Threat Reduction program aimed at eliminating nuclear, chemical, and biological weapons of the former Soviet Union; and he directed the Nuclear Posture Review and oversaw the Defense Department's Counterproliferation Initiative.