Tag Archives: Nuclear Posture Review

New START Almost Goes Over the Cliff

By Tom Z. Collina and Daryl G. Kimball In all the last minute drama about whether the nation would fall off the ‘fiscal cliff,’ it went largely unnoticed that the 2010 New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (New START) almost took … Continue reading

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Kissinger, Scowcroft Oped on Obama Nuclear Policy Review Overlooks Key Facts

By Daryl G. Kimball Sometimes former national security heavyweights still have some insights on nuclear weapons policy–sometimes they don’t. In an oped in The Washington Post today, Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and General Brent Scowcroft make the incorrect … Continue reading

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Under Obama, U.S. Nuclear Alert Policy Still Stuck in the Cold War

By Daryl Kimball In a September 2008 Arms Control Today Presidential Q & A, then-candidate for president Barack Obama committed “to working with Russia and other nuclear-armed states to make deep cuts in global [nuclear weapons] stockpiles by the end … Continue reading

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