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  • August 03, 1965

    Memo on Work of the Committee of the 18 on Nuclear Proliferation

    Memo by CSMD A. Rossi on the resumption of the work of the Committee of the 18 in Geneva and the issue of non-dissemination nuclear weapons: summary of technical-military observations from SMD to MD of March 1964 on US proposal for declaration on non-dissemination, analysis on nuclear power guidelines and Non-nuclear countries; draft British and Canadian agreements presented to the Atlantic Council and reactions to alliance countries, statement Foreign Minister A. Fanfani to Geneva; US project of nuclear non-dissemination treaty, MAE instructions to amb. Cavalletti

  • November 10, 1966

    Report on Italy's Enriched Uranium Supply

    Report on Italy's Enriched Uranium supply. The report stresses the importance for Italy to acquire enriched uranium. It contains a detailed analysis of related costs, methodologies for uranium enrichment and production. Finally, the report addresses the options for Italy.

  • September 19, 1968

    MAE Memo on Italian Initiative to review IAEA Statute

    MAE Memo on the Italian proposal to amend the composition of the IAEA Board of Governors. Considerations by ambs. Ducci and Gaja and prof. Carlo Salvetti

  • September 20, 1968

    MAE Memo on Italian Initiative to review IAEA Statute

    MAE Memo on Italian initiative for securing the revision of art. 6 of the IAEA Statute in order to allow Italy's permanent inclusion, as a civil nuclear power, in the Board of Governors.

  • July 02, 1970

    Note by CNEN on Italian delegation's visit to France

    Report by CNEN on the visit by CNEN personnel and industrial experts to CEA plants and French facilities for uranium-enrichment.

  • June 28, 1971

    Letter from Adm. Polano to GA on CIPE Meeting

    Letter to Giulio Andreotti including copy of CIPE deliberations of June 4, 1971 concerning CNEN 5-year program. The letter discusses also broader nuclear and industrials issues.

  • September 21, 1971

    Note from CNEN Vice-President to MIC on NPN

    Note from CNEN Vice-President regarding emerging problems with NPN project, Enrico Fermi ship and issue of contract with french nuclear agency (CEA) for the supply of nuclear fuel. Annex Missing.

  • October 09, 1971

    Note by CSMM to MD Cabinet and PDC on NPN

    Note by CSMM on Ministry of Merchant Navy's proposal to coordinate the NPN project. Includes a summary of the current state of the project.

  • December 19, 1973

    Letter from Adm. Polano to GA

    Letter from adm. Polano on the Italian Navy's nuclear program. The letter discusses the activities of the Committee for Military Applications of Nuclear Energy (CAMEN), Italy's preliminary project for an A Bomb, as well as the NPN as an enterprise of military interest.

  • January 19, 1974

    Letter from Deputy CSMM to Gen. Caroli on NPN

    Letter from G. De Boccard, deputy CSMM to gen. F. Caroli on position of the Italian Navy on NPN, views of adm. Polano and CAMEN activities. Annexes missing.

  • March 25, 1974

    Letter from Albonetti to GA

    Letter from CNEN's Achille Albonetti to Andreotti on nuclear-powered ship “Enrico Fermi” and prospective cooperation with France over nuclear-armed ships.

  • May 14, 1974

    Note by CSMM on NPN (Nuclear-Powered Ship)

    Analysis by CSMM on the proposal by adm. G. Polano to employ the the NPN come centrale elettrica di emergenza.

  • December 28, 1977

    Letter from Forlani to GA

    Remarks by Minister of Foreign Affairs Forlani to Andreotti on negotiations with South Africa for uranium supply and uncertainties in the local political situation. Annex: letter from ENI President Pietro Sette to Forlani on negotiations with private company NUFCOR within the cadre of the Italian nuclear program.