Der Spiegel, 8 December 2017: The U.S. believes Russia is secretly developing nuclear-capable, medium-range missiles in violation of the INF Treaty…… Read More Nuclear instability – the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty; Will the Treaty Prohibiting Nuclear Weapons reduce nuclear dangers?
A Stanley Foundation panel examined how a nuclear crisis could play out in today’s media environment: what are the tripwires creared by social media and false information that could influence decisions about the use of nuclear weapons?…… Read More Tweeting up a nuclear war
Mohamed ElBaradei speech at the disarmament conference at the Vatican, 11 November 2017:
It is an honor to take part in this conference, a laudable initiative by the Vatican. Nuclear weapons are the most urgent threat facing humanity today, and the risk of their use is higher than any time in the recent past…… Read More Nuclear weapons primer from former IAEA head Mohamed ElBaradei to Vatican conference as Pope Francis condemns them
The Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear weapons (NPT) will mark its fiftieth year in force in 2020 amidst growing fissures and disaffection between its non-nuclear weapon and nuclear weapons states parties…… Read More Prescriptions for its mid-life crisis as the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) approaches fifty