The controversial treaty of FMCT, Fissile Material Cut-off Treaty was proposed by US, but the practical actions were first seen in Dec, 1993 when UN General Assembly declared to adopt a resolution named as 48/75L to convene immediate negotiations with regards to a "Non-discriminatory, multilateral and international effectively verifiable treaty" to halt and ban the further production of fissile materials.
What does FM stand for?
FM stands for Fissile Material
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Speaking in a thematic debate on nuclear weapons, Hashmi stressed the need for commencing negotiations on the larger issue of nuclear disarmament instead of pushing for a treaty to ban production of fissile material used as fuel for atomic weapons, which, he said, was not even a non proliferation measure.
Tehran, June 21 ( ANI ): Iran is producing enriched uranium at faster speed, and could produce enough fissile material needed for a nuclear weapon within four months, experts have claimed.
Briefing media men on the issue here in the National Press Club, she said that that the CD in Geneva has been debating the Fissile Material Cut-off Treaty (FMCT) for some time and the issue has been held up for over a decade primarily because of the US and not Pakistan.
3 -- Pakistan may already have not just more nuclear warheads than India but also almost as much fissile material as its eastern neighbour to assemble an almost equal number of more nukes.
US President Barack Obama late on Thursday renewed for an additional year the national emergency related to Russias weapons-usable fissile material affirming that this continues to pose an "extraordinary threat" to US national security.