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former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
The Arms Control Association in the News
Article Title Cited News Outlet News Date
US threatens nuclear arms race 'into oblivion' as it kills another treaty and mulls bomb tests Daryl Kimball Grayzone, The May 25, 2020
N. Korea discusses new policies for increasing 'nuclear war deterrence' Daryl Kimball Agence France-Presse May 24, 2020
Trump officials discussed conducting first U.S. nuclear test since 1992, report says Kingston Reif Japan Times, The May 23, 2020
Trump Administration Reportedly Considered Conducting First Nuclear Test in 28 Years Daryl Kimball Slate May 23, 2020
Trump condemned for ditching treaty that has ‘helped prevent nuclear war for nearly three decades’ Kingston Reif Raw Story May 21, 2020
U.S. to pull out of Open Skies treaty, Trump's latest treaty withdrawal Daryl Kimball Reuters May 21, 2020
Trump to pull US out of third arms control deal Kingston Reif Guardian, The May 21, 2020
In the Middle of the Pandemic, Trump Just Took Another Step That Puts the World at Risk Arms Control Association Mother Jones May 21, 2020
Experts assessed the likelihood of a US extension of START-3 Thomas Countryman RIA Novosti May 21, 2020
The U.S. Will Ditch The Open Skies Treaty. That’s a Bad Idea. Arms Control Association Popular Mechanics May 21, 2020
Trump Delays New START Treaty Decision, Calls for New Talks with Russia, China Thomas Countryman U.S. News & World Report May 21, 2020
US Democrats warn Trump not to withdraw from the Open Skies surveillance pact Thomas Countryman Politico May 21, 2020
The US and China are dangerously close to a military confrontation in the South China Sea Michael Klare Responsible Statecraft May 21, 2020
'This is insane': Democrats and national security experts sound the alarm after Trump administration declares it's abandoning a critical treaty Daryl Kimball Business Insider May 21, 2020
White House weighs shorter extension of nuclear arms pact with Russia Kingston Reif Politico May 20, 2020
Trump's boasts about 'super-duper' missiles reflect misunderstanding of what those weapons actually do Kingston Reif Business Insider May 20, 2020
Trump Administration Quietly Adds Foreign Arms Sale to List of "Essential Work" Jeff Abramson In These Times May 19, 2020
US Attacks on China Hurt Both Economies, Endanger Future Fights Against Pandemics, Scholars Suggest Michael Klare Sputnik May 16, 2020
Why are we continuing to sell arms to repressive regimes amid a pandemic? Jeff Abramson Responsible Statecraft May 15, 2020
World nuclear arms spending hit $73bn last year – half of it by US Kingston Reif Guardian, The May 13, 2020