Arms control is not a self-demite. It is an integral part of human efforts to create a safe and peaceful world. It is therefore affected by the vicissitudes of political and economic relations between States as well as by the evolution of the global security environment. The attached CD-ROM contains complete texts of carefully selected extracts from treaties, conventions, protocols, guidelines, memoranda, commonalities, statutes, charters, binding decisions of international forums, final acts of international conferences, letters of letters and diplomatic notes. Multilateral agreements are followed by a list of contracting parties. “As a compilation and analysis of the most comprehensive and relevant arms control agreements, this is an indispensable reference link for students and practitioners of arms control and international security.