Dan Joyner


Dan Joyner is Elton B. Stephens Professor of Law & Director of International Programs at the University of Alabama School of Law. His publications include: International Law and the Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction (2009); Interpreting the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (2011) ; and Iran’s Nuclear Program and International Law: From Confrontation to Accord (2016). He founded the Arms Control Law Blog.

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The Trump Presidency and the Iran Nuclear Deal: Initial Thoughts

Well it’s been a dramatic and, for many of us, soul searching week since last Tuesday’s presidential election in the U.S. resulting in Donald Trump being elected the next U.S. president. I’ll hold back on political editorializing in this space. We all have our views and there are other fora in which to express them. Among…

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Security Council Resolution 2231 and the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action on Iran’s Nuclear Program

Last week I did a couple of posts elsewhere on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), agreed on July 14 between the P5+1 and Iran regarding Iran’s nuclear program. See here and here. These posts may be of interest in explaining the essential agreement contained in the JCPOA, and in examining some of its key…

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The New Deal Between the P5+1 and Iran

Dan Joyner is Professor of Law at the University of Alabama School of Law in the U.S.  He is the author of two books on nuclear non-proliferation law, and of a monograph currently under contract with Oxford University Press, entitled Iran’s Nuclear Program and International Law. He blogs regularly at www.armscontrollaw.com…

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