With Russia and the United States at an impasse, what can be done to save a landmark arms control treaty?
The reality-based, “speculative novel” provides a chilling glimpse of one possible future.
Bipartisan Experts Urge Trump to Save Nuclear Treaties With Russia
The United States abandoned the Iran nuclear deal, but Tehran continues to comply for now.
Congress Increases ICBM Funding
Earlier this year, UN Secretary-General António Guterres warned that “[t]he Cold War is back...but with a difference. The mechanisms and the safeguards to manage the risks of escalation that existed in the past no longer seem to be present.”
Remarks by Greg Thielmann for the Polis 180 Fireside Chat: Powerless Europe? The Future of Nuclear Weapons Policy in Europe, Berlin, Germany
Interview with Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.), incoming chair of the House Arms Services Committee
U.S., European, and Russian Nuclear Experts & Former Officials Issue Statement on the INF Treaty Crisis and the Way Forward
Trump cites Russian cheating while international allies and rivals decry his action.
Trump signs defense-related spending bills.
The stated concern is diversion to military programs.
Murder Puts Heat on Saudi Arms Deals
U.S. Officials Hint at Militarizing Space
Earlier this year, President Donald Trump told reporters that he wanted to work with Russian President Vladimir Putin “to discuss the arms race, which is getting out of control.” He characterized the costly nuclear weapons upgrade programs being pursued by each side as “a very, very bad policy.”