Termination of the INF Treaty allows Russia and the United States to deploy new ground-launched intermediate-range missiles, increasing the risk of a new destabilizing arms race. Congress must adopt legislation to prohibit funding for the procurement, flight-testing, or deployment of U.S. ground-launched or ballistic missiles until the Trump administration meets seven specific conditions. (February 2019)
With Russia and the United States at an impasse, what can be done to save a landmark arms control treaty?
Remarks by Greg Thielmann for the Polis 180 Fireside Chat: Powerless Europe? The Future of Nuclear Weapons Policy in Europe, Berlin, Germany
NATO Displays Military Might
Will the Trump administration let the treaty expire?
EU plans steps to get around U.S. sanctions on Iran.
Leaders toughen language favoring forward-deployed U.S. nuclear weapons.
Senators Want Limits in Saudi Nuclear Accord
European leaders try to keep Trump’s action from blowing up the Iran nuclear deal.
NATO Sees Defense Spending Rise
Close U.S. allies push back after Trump rejects personal appeals not to quit the Iran nuclear deal.