Squirrely Facts in “Nuclear Ukraine” Report

Jeremy Bernstein has a pretty good piece up at the NYRB’s blog. Unfortunately, he nearly lost us half-way through with this assertion: “…following the 1994 agreement, trains began moving Ukraine’s nuclear stockpile to disarmament facilities in Russia. About five thousand nuclear related devices were moved out on some one hundred trains. The operation was completed… Read More Squirrely Facts in “Nuclear Ukraine” Report

Orphaned (Re)Source: The 2005 Iran Proposal — a.k.a. “The Return of the Mummy”

Iran meets with its P5+1 counterparts November 7-8 in Geneva for another round of talks aimed at breaking the decade-long stalemate over its nuclear program. Digging through our files in attempt to add perspective amid the repetition, we stumbled across these 2005 documents. The first is the letter [EU ROUHANI LET] to Hassan Rouhani, Iran’s current president… Read More Orphaned (Re)Source: The 2005 Iran Proposal — a.k.a. “The Return of the Mummy”