On 17 July 2000, Belgium, Canada, the Netherlands, Sweden, the United Kingdom, the United States and the European Commission (EC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to create the International Test and Evaluation Program (ITEP); Germany became a Participant on 14 June 2002. The following information was extracted from the ITEP website (www.itep.ws).
"The International Test and Evaluation Program,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 7
, Article 41.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol7/iss1/41