Noting long-time bipartisan support for reducing nuclear threats, former National Security Advisor Sandy Berger and NTI consultant Steve Andreasen note that as the campaign season unfolds, "the public deserves a debate whose goal is not to score political points, but to focus solely on reducing nuclear threats to the American people."
The fourth in a series of op-eds by George P. Shultz, William J. Perry, Henry A. Kissinger and Sam Nunn, addressing a new definition of deterrence in the context of working toward a world without nuclear weapons.
Nov. 16, 2010
| International Herald Tribune
| Sam Nunn
In an op-ed published by the International Herald Tribune, Senator Nunn urges NATO and Russia to adopt a series of steps that will improve the security of tactical nuclear weapons now, and pave the way for further consolidation, reduction and elimination of these weapons throughout the Euro-Atlantic zone.
The co-chairmen of the Euro-Atlantic Security Initiative commission--former U.S. Senator Sam Nunn, Russia's former Foreign Minister Igor Ivanov and former German Ambassador Wolfgang Ischinger--encourage North America, Europe and Russia to cooperate on missile defense in a new International Herald Tribune op-ed.
In an op-ed published in The Hill, former U.S. Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen and former Senator Sam Nunn call for broad support for the U.S.-U.A.E. 123 Agreement and argue that it is good for the United States from a U.S. national security standpoint and also good for the international nonproliferation regime.