The U.S. withdrawal raises questions about the treaty’s future.
The annual UN session on disarmament and international security reflected the full range of arms control disputes.
Waning U.S., Chinese, and Russian cooperation has harmed nuclear nonproliferation efforts. It is time to revitalize that critical work.
Despite pre-U.S. election maneuvering, prospects for extending the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty remain slim.
The world’s chemical watchdog confirmed earlier findings that Russian political dissident Alexander Navalny was poisoned.
Despite signs of flexibility in talks on extending the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty, a deal appears unlikely before the Trump administration is replaced.
Russia questions whether Washington will continue to receive treaty imagery after the U.S. withdrawal.
Russia Expands Proposal for Moratorium on INF-Range Missiles
Arms control experts are urging President Donald Trump to agree to a Russian proposal to extend a key 2010 arms control agreement for at least one year, and ideally for five years, without preconditions.
Briefing with Sen. Chris Van Hollen, Alexandra Bell, and Daryl G. Kimball on the value of New START, the Trump administration’s approach, and guarding against an unconstrained arms race if New START is allowed to expire.
The stakes could not be higher. The untimely death of New START with nothing to replace it would open the door to a costly and dangerous new quantitative U.S.-Russian nuclear arms race.
For the first three and a half years of President Donald Trump’s term in office, he and his team have dithered and delayed on nuclear arms control matters.
U.S. demands for new nuclear restrictions appear to foreshadow the demise of the last remaining U.S.-Russian nuclear arms control treaty.
Recent changes to the CWC empower the treaty’s implementing organization to undertake more stringent reviews of certain chemicals.