Time for Nuclear Disarmament
October 21, 2013
The members of the Latin American and Caribbean Leadership Network for Nuclear Disarmament and Nonproliferation released a statement urging leaders worldwide to take steps toward the elimination of nuclear weapons. LALN members also expressed their satisfaction with the actions taken by the international community concerning the elimination of chemical weapons in Syria.
Global Threat of Nuclear Deterrence
August 18, 2013
A new op-ed by APLN member Ramesh Thakur warns against complancency toward a nuclear attack and highlights the risks of relying on nuclear deterrence in The Japan Times.
A US-Russia freeze isn't in the interests of Putin - or the West
August 13, 2013
The European Leadership Network
European Leadership Network Director Ian Kearns argues in The Independent that despite recent tensions over Edward Snowden, missile defense, Syria and other issues, the U.S, and Russia must remain partners on some level.
RUSI Releases Report on the Current and Future State of the P5 Process
August 1, 2013
Andrea Berger and Malcolm Chalmers
London – The Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) released a report (PDF) entitled, "Great Expectations: The P5 Process and the Non-Proliferation Treaty," which draws upon extensive interviews with officials and experts to shed light on the largely opaque P5 process.
Inaugural Statement from the Latin American and Caribbean Leadership Network for Nuclear Disarmament and Nonproliferation (LALN)
June 18, 2013
The newly formed Latin American and Caribbean Leadership Network (LALN) released its first statement, introducing the network and its priorities. The statement was signed by a dozen current and former high-ranking officials from the Latin American and Caribbean region.