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It’s Been 32 Years since the Conclusion of the INF Treaty Yet Arms Control Is Still Vital <p style='font size:14px'>By  Stephan Kieninger</p>

It’s Been 32 Years since the Conclusion of the INF Treaty Yet Arms Control Is Still Vital

By Stephan Kieninger

In August, the United States withdrew from the landmark INF Treaty of 1987 due to the Russian Federation’s continuing violation of the treaty and Vladimir Putin’s...

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Don’t Let the New START Treaty Lapse <p style='font size:14px'>By Rose Gottemoeller</p>

Don’t Let the New START Treaty Lapse

By Rose Gottemoeller

The New START Treaty, the last and most important nuclear arms limitation agreement still in force between Russia and the United States, expires early in 2021. Perhaps...

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Trump is ignoring arms control. It’s a dangerous mistake. <p style='font size:14px'>By David Ignatius </p>

Trump is ignoring arms control. It’s a dangerous mistake.

By David Ignatius

This week’s news that President Trump is considering abandoning the Open Skies Treaty probably brought a yawn from most observers. Arms-control agreements such...

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How Artificial Intelligence Could Make Nuclear War More Likely <p style='font size:14px'>By Chris Roberts</p>

How Artificial Intelligence Could Make Nuclear War More Likely

By Chris Roberts

On September 26, 1983, the satellites and computers of the Soviet Air Defense Forces, tasked with using data to determine if the United States was launching a nuclear...

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The Pentagon’s New Missile Drive Is Bringing Armageddon Closer <p style='font size:14px'>By Michael T. Klare</p>

The Pentagon’s New Missile Drive Is Bringing Armageddon Closer

By Michael T. Klare

Washington is withdrawing from the INF treaty not because of Russian violations but because the Pentagon wants to deploy a dangerous new class of its own nukes.

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How to Starve Trump’s Lust for Nukes <p style='font size:14px'>By William J. Perry</p>

How to Starve Trump’s Lust for Nukes

By William J. Perry

Next week, Democrats in Congress will have a golden opportunity to take a strong and principled stand against President Trump’s dangerous moves to resurrect the...

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How the U.S.-China trade war makes clear the folly of arms races <p style='font size:14px'>By J. Peter Scoblic</p>

How the U.S.-China trade war makes clear the folly of arms races

By J. Peter Scoblic

The greatest problem with nuclear war, some strategists noted during the Cold War, was that we had never fought one. As problems go, this was a good one to have....

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Time for the World to Wake Up <p style='font size:14px'>By By Heinz Fischer</p>

Time for the World to Wake Up

By By Heinz Fischer

The Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO) remains a shining example of how science and technology can help contribute to positive political and diplomatic...

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Close the Door on Nuclear Testing <p style='font size:14px'>By Daryl G. Kimball</p>

Close the Door on Nuclear Testing

By Daryl G. Kimball

Everybody knows that nuclear weapons have been used twice in wartime and with terrible consequences. Often overlooked, however, is the large-scale, postwar use of...

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A new nuclear arms race? How the U.S. withdrawing from a treaty with Russia increases the risk <p style='font size:14px'>By Maryann Cusimano Love</p>

A new nuclear arms race? How the U.S. withdrawing from a treaty with Russia increases the risk

By Maryann Cusimano Love

The Trump administration ended nuclear arms control as we know it on Aug. 2, just a few days before the anniversaries of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings. The...

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