Assessing Compliance with the NPT: A Legal Analysis

On the occasion of the 10th Review Conference of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, taking place 1-26 August 2022, ICAN produced a legal analysis of the compliance of each nuclear-weapon state with the Treaty. The analysis concludes that each state is in violation of their obligations under Article VI of the NPT.

The briefing papers below were prepared for ICAN by Dr. Stuart Casey-Maslen, honorary professor at the University of Pretoria.

Briefing papers by country:




United Kingdom

United States