Today's Global Threats

NTI Co-Chair and CEO Ernest J. Moniz delivered a speech addressing nuclear risks facing the world today, with commentary on North Korea and Iran. 


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Under the Mountain

A new 3D model of North Korea’s nuclear test site suggests more nuclear tests may be on the way.

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NTI works on Global Nuclear Policy to generate global momentum among governments to reduce the risks posed by nuclear weapons and materials.

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As long as nuclear materials and facilities exist and the nuclear terrorism threat remains, the cooperative work necessary to prevent catastrophic nuclear terrorism must continue.

Joan Rohlfing
President and Chief Operating Officer
Nuclear Threat Initiative