The Future of NATO’s Deterrence and Defence Posture: Views from Central Europe
December 10, 2012
Edited by Łukasz Kulesa
Following the completion of the 2012 NATO Deterrence and Defense Posture Review at the Chicago Summit, this new report features contributions from Central European and American experts on the future of NATO's deterrence posture.
NSP Brochure: Toward a World Without Nuclear Weapons
November 27, 2012
The Nuclear Security Project
A new brochure describes the genesis and impact of the Nuclear Security Project -- from George Shultz, William Perry, Henry Kissinger and Sam Nunn's first Wall Street Journal op-ed in 2007 to new global efforts to reduce urgent nuclear dangers and build support for working toward a world without nuclear weapons.
Less is Better: Nuclear Restraint at Low Numbers
October 5, 2012
RUSI’s Malcolm Chalmers has published Less is Better: Nuclear Restraint at Low Numbers, a new paper a new paper on how, and under what conditions, further cuts in nuclear stockpiles could be made. Chalmers argues that steep reductions are possible if all seven established nuclear-armed states accept as an objective ‘nuclear restraint at low numbers," making possible a further 80 percent reduction in the global nuclear weapons stockpile from 11,500 warheads in 2012 to around 2,000 in the early 2020s.
Leadership for a nuclear weapons-free world
September 24, 2012
The Japan Times
Ramesh Thakur of the Asia Pacific Leadership Network secretariat published a new op-ed in The Japan Times describing a four-pronged strategy to re-inject momentum into nuclear nonproliferation.
Eliminating Nuclear Weapons Threats: A Call for New Focus and Energy from Political Leaders
September 13, 2012
The Asia Pacific Leadership Network
The Asia Pacific Leadership Network, a partner of the Nuclear Security Project, released a new statement expressing concern about the loss of momentum in efforts to achieve a nuclear weapons free world, and the compelling need to focus energy and political will on both non-proliferation and disarmament by regional and world political leaders. The statement was signed by 25 political, diplomatic, military and scientific leaders from 14 Asia Pacific countries.