Puerto Rico


Jasper Nebel

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Topic A: Prevention of non-State actors with chemical and biological weapons

As it is known Puerto Rico does not pursues an own foreign policy as this policy field is still in the hands of the United States of America. Thus, the government of Puerto Rico does not have an individual agenda on this topic. Nevertheless, we have an opinion that is mainly shaped by experiences.

Puerto Rico was forced to experience the disastrous impact of biological and chemical weapons. Primarily, the Puerto Rican island Vieques was used by the U.S. government during the Cold War as testin...