Disarmament and International Security Committee


Ian Snodgrass

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Council: Disarmament and International Security Committee(DISEC)

Country: Honduras

Topic: Missile Defence

Honduras is a small part of the Americas, and is situated between Nicaragua, El Salvador and Guatemala. The smallest nuclear warhead possessed by USA that is publicly known can wipe out the entire of the capital of Honduras. However, Honduras has no need for a missile defence system. The closest nuclear power is the United States of America(USA), which is Honduras main economic and political partner. The remainder of the countries in the Americas are essentially nuclear-free. Moreover, it is impossibly expensive for Honduras to even buy a missile defence system from those who have already built one. All countries that have a missile defence system have a Gross Domestic Product(GDP) 15 to at least 5000 times that of Honduras. Ho...

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