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Hangmen and the Yogi

 Singh, has put forward the common- sense view that geographical proximity rules out the deployment of nuclear warheads against us. The threat, according to him, is still with conventional weapons, and against this the proposed guarantee will be useless. We have either to rely on our own defence potential or fall back on the collective security provisions of the UN Charter, Those who deem these provisions to be merely on paper cannot take the proposed guarantee seriously either, because the guarantee is tied in with the Charter.

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