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June 1, 2024

Russia conducted military exercises involving nonstrategic nuclear weapons, framing the drills as a response to NATO’s support for Ukraine.

June 1, 2024

The State Department imposed new sanctions on Russia for using choking and riot 
control agents in violation of the international chemical weapons ban.  

June 1, 2024

For the second consecutive time, the UN Security Council rejected a draft Russian resolution that called on countries to ban all weapons in space. 

June 1, 2024

Since Russian President Vladimir Putin launched his full-scale, illegal, and brutal assault on Ukraine in early 2022, he has issued occasional threats of nuclear weapons use against anyone who might interfere. The result is a heightened risk of nuclear war between Russia and NATO in ways not seen in the post-Cold War era.

May 23, 2024

As lawmakers urge President Biden to prioritize efforts to engage Russia and China in nuclear arms control talks, the administration updates nuclear weapons employment guidance and raises questions about China's NFU proposal.

May 1, 2024

The success of the global nuclear nonproliferation and disarmament system has always relied on effective cooperation and dialogue between the two largest nuclear-weapon states. 

May 1, 2024

Despite the problems facing nuclear arms control today, the system is not entirely broken.

May 1, 2024

The strike did not compromise safety at the nuclear power plant but represents a dangerous new stage in Russia’s war on Ukraine. 

May 1, 2024

The U.S. said it will find an alternate way to report on North Korean sanctions enforcement. 

May 1, 2024

The veto fueled concerns that Moscow is developing a space-based nuclear anti-satellite capability. 

May 1, 2024

During an era when nuclear weapons threats are growing, Assistant Secretary of State Mallory Stewart is among the top U.S. officials working to increase stability, prevent conflict, and preserve and advance effective arms control and disarmament measures.

April 16, 2024

The intelligence community remains concerned that Russia could resort to the use of nuclear weapons in Ukraine and that North Korea is maneuvering to win acceptance as a nuclear- weapons state.

April 15, 2024

Grossi, Putin Discuss Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant

March 20, 2024

Russia’s nuclear threats and China's increased nuclear arsenal underscore the need for strong U.S. leadership for nuclear arms control diplomacy. Call on your Representatives to show their support for strong U.S. leadership by becoming a cosponsor of a resolution introduced this month. (March 2024)

March 13, 2024

The accusations of North Korean involvement came from the United States, which promised to respond by imposing additional sanctions.