Author Archives: Daryl G. Kimball

The Week Ahead Jan 13-20: Iran Nuke Deal Implementation; Iran Sanctions Controversy; Arms Control Person of the Year

This bulletin highlights significant events in the world of arms control in the coming days,as compiled by staff and friends of the Arms Control Association. For more news and analysis on these and other weapons-related security issues, consider subscribing to … Continue reading

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Who Will Be the 2013 Arms Control Person of the Year? Vote Now.

Okay folks. It is that time of the year. The sun is low in the northern hemisphere; holiday-driven shopping is in full swing; Congress has finally left Washington DC at peace; you are drinking more eggnog than you should; NORAD … Continue reading

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Syria CW Elimination Mission Enters New and Challenging Phase

By Daryl G. Kimball (The Hague, Netherlands) — This week diplomats from the member states of the 1997 Chemical Weapons Convention met for four days at the headquarters of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons for their 18th … Continue reading

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The Week Ahead Dec. 2-8: OPCW States Gather; IAEA expands work in Iran

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A Realistic, Meaningful Nuclear Deal With Iran Is Within Reach

By Daryl G. Kimball and Kelsey Davenport For nearly a decade, negotiators from United States and other major powers have sought but failed to reach a deal with Iran to guard against the possibility that Tehran may someday seek to … Continue reading

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The Week Ahead October 21-27: MEWMDFZ Meeting; Syria CW Deadline

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Finally, Serious Negotiations in Geneva on Iran’s Nuclear Program

By Greg Thielmann Based on available evidence, the atmosphere and content of the two days of six power talks in Geneva with Iran’s new negotiating team bodes well for the chances of achieving an acceptable resolution to the Iran nuclear … Continue reading

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