posted by Terri Lodge on May 7, 2013 at 11:40 am
Today we worry about the threat of nuclear terrorism, the spread of nuclear know-how, proliferation of nuclear components – none of which can be countered by huge nuclear arsenals.
posted by Eric Harris Bernstein on April 24, 2013 at 11:52 am
Early Tuesday, North Korea reaffirmed its intent to gain permanent membership to the nuclear club. Through its state-controlled media, the DPRK countered the U.S.’s pre-condition for de-escalation talks, that North Korea surrender its nuclear weapons program, with a pre-condition of its own: The U.S. must recognize North Korea as a nuclear weapons state. They did…
posted by Magnus Newth on April 17, 2013 at 10:00 am
Sen. Corker recently published a critical op-ed on China’s lack of help on NK. Follows Sec. Kerry’s visit to the region and subsequent lull in rhetoric .
posted by Magnus Newth on April 16, 2013 at 3:41 pm
The American Security Project hosted an event with Ambassador Linton Brooks on the future of US nuclear policy.
posted by Eric Harris Bernstein on April 16, 2013 at 11:41 am
In the fall of 2012, Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu lobbied the UN to draw a fissile red line with Iran: If Tehran completes the 20% enrichment phase of their path to a nuclear weapon, then the UN should approve a military strike on Iran’s nuclear facilities, he proposed. The UN ratified no such policy…
posted by Magnus Newth on April 15, 2013 at 4:35 pm
The surprisingly peaceful celebration of former leader Kim Il-Sung’s birthday coincides with Secretary Kerry’s visit to the region. Increased Chinese willingness to reprimand its neighbor raises hopes for eased tensions.