Archive for October, 2014

Costly U.S. nuclear arms revamp, tight cash call for tough choices

Costly U.S. nuclear arms revamp, tight cash call for tough choices

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel grabbed a ladder extending through the sleek black hull of the USS Tennessee at a Navy submarine base here and disappeared down the...

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Reagan, Gorbachev and Reykjavik

Reagan, Gorbachev and Reykjavik

Ken Adelman has written an appealing, breezy account of the most extraordinary chapter of US-Soviet nuclear negotiations – the impromptu summit at Reykjavik on...

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In our opinion: Time for Senate to ratify Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty <p style='font size:14px'>By Deseret News editorial</p>

In our opinion: Time for Senate to ratify Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty

By Deseret News editorial

Twenty-two years have passed since the United States conducted its last underground test of a nuclear weapon. Its former Cold War enemies similarly have made such...

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A review of Reagan at Reykjavik: Forty-Eight Hours That Ended the Cold War

A review of Reagan at Reykjavik: Forty-Eight Hours That Ended the Cold War

Ken Adelman’s, Reagan at Reykjavik, adds to the growing body of literature covering the hastily arranged 1986 U.S. and Soviet Union summit held in Reykjavik, Iceland....

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Kerry Urges Senate to End Nuclear Weapons Testing <p style='font size:14px'>By William Lambers</p>

Kerry Urges Senate to End Nuclear Weapons Testing

By William Lambers

Secretary of State John Kerry says it’s time to finish what President Kennedy started in 1963. Today (October 7) is the anniversary of Kennedy signing the...

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Nuclear weapons policy incoherent <p style='font size:14px'>By Douglas Roche </p>

Nuclear weapons policy incoherent

By Douglas Roche

Have the televised killings in the Middle East, Ukraine, Syria and Iraq made it impossible to focus attention on the 16,300 nuclear weapons still in existence, any...

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