In his first call with President Putin, Trump denounced the 2010 New START agreement despite not being aware of what the treaty was.
“The sanctions imposed on Russia by the U.S. and our European allies should only be eased if Russia changes its behavior vis-a-vis Ukraine,” Kimball said.
The arms control dialogue between Russia and the United States is stagnating, and the risk of conflict, whether by intent or miscalculation, is growing.
The United States and Russia met in the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty’s implementation forum last month to discuss outstanding issues.
An increasingly troubled relationship takes a toll on U.S.-Russian nuclear cooperation.
Relations between Russia and the West have sunk to an historic low and tensions have worsened across a range of issues, some new and some old.
The Soviet and Russian nuclear mentality has been and remains very different from that of the United States and its allies. The rapid reintroduction of the possibility of nuclear confrontation in U.S.-Russian relations...
A new study suggests that President Obama, failed to make progress in key nuclear disarmament areas during his second term.
A U.S. no-nuclear-first-use policy would reduce the risk of nuclear catastrophe, improve the prospects for further Russian nuclear cuts, and draw China into the nuclear risk reduction process.
The West and Russia need to build on existing arms control measures to avoid exacerbation of the increasingly tense relationship between them, according to a group of international security experts.
For the third year in a row, the State Department declared Russia to be in violation of the arms control pact, despite Moscow’s continued denial.
Under Article VI of the nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty (NPT), each of the parties, including the nuclear-weapon-state parties...