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  • December 1, 2004

    Nuclear Security Culture: The Case of Russia

    Maria Katsva, Igor Khripunov, Dmitriy Nikonov

    A report by The University of Georgia's Center for International Trade and Security (CITS) examines security measures at facilities in Russia's civilian nuclear security sector and finds that, after a decade of U.S. and European security assistance, security unfortunately remains porous.

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  • September 1, 2004

    Coordinating Submarine Dismantlement Assistance in Russia

    Center for Nonproliferation Studies

    A report by the Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS) discusses the coordination challenges associated with international assistance to decommissioning Russia's obsolete nuclear-powered submarines. Their dismantlement has been identified as one of the priority areas for the Global Partnership against the Spread of Weapons and Materials of Mass Destruction, initiated at the G8 summit in Kananaskis, Canada in June of 2002.

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  • September 1, 2004

    Global Cleanout: An Emerging Approach to the Civil Nuclear Material Threat

    Philipp C. Bleek

    Global Cleanout: An Emerging Approach to the Civil Nuclear Material Threat

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  • September 1, 2004

    Cooperative Threat Reduction for a New Era

    Daniel L. Burghart, James E. Goodby, Cheryl A. Loeb, Charles L. Thornton

    A report from The National Defense University argues the importance of expanding Nunn-Lugar Cooperative Threat Reduction programs and funds beyond Russia in order to address the issue of global nuclear proliferation.

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  • June 1, 2004

    The Four Faces of Nuclear Terrorism

    Charles D. Ferguson, William Potter

    A new book from the Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS) warns that substandard security at nuclear facilities in Russia, Pakistan, and Central Asia increases the risk of terrorists seizing highly enriched uranium to make crude, but devastating, nuclear explosives. It urges the United States and its international partners to take immediate steps to prevent the most catastrophic forms of nuclear terrorism and to reduce the consequences of the most likely nuclear terror attacks.

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  • May 1, 2004

    Securing the Bomb 2004: An Agenda for Action

    Matthew Bunn, Anthony Wier

    An NTI commissioned report that grades current efforts and recommends new actions to more effectively prevent nuclear terrorism.

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  • January 1, 2004

    Going Critical: The First North Korean Nuclear Crisis

    Robert L. Gallucci, Daniel B. Poneman, Joel S. Wit

    This book, by Joel S. Wit, Daniel B. Poneman and Robert L. Gallucci, chronicles the events of the first North Korean nuclear standoff, in the early 1990's, and explores the challenges in persuading North Korea to accept significant constraints on its current nuclear activities.

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  • December 1, 2003

    Project Vinca: Lessons for Securing Civil Nuclear Materials Stockpiles

    Philipp C. Bleek

    Philipp Bleek of Harvard University writes about Project Vinca's efforts to secure vulnerable highly enriched uranium from a Serbian reactor in the Fall/Winter 2003 Nonproliferation Review.

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  • October 22, 2003

    Preventing Nuclear Terrorism: A Progress Update

    Matthew Bunn

    An NTI commissioned report that grades current efforts and recommends new actions to more effectively prevent nuclear terrorism.

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  • May 1, 2003

    Beyond the Nuclear Shadow: A Phased Approach to Improving Nuclear Safety and U.S.-Russian Relations

    Lynn E. David, David R. Howell, David E. Mosher, Lowell H. Schwartz

    A RAND report warns of the danger of accidental or unauthorized nuclear weapons launch and recommends actions to enhance nuclear safety.

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  • May 1, 2003

    Cornerstones of Security: Arms Control Treaties in the Nuclear Era

    Thomas Graham, Jr., Damien J. LaVera

    This book offers a chronology and history of international efforts to control weapons of mass destruction through legal arrangements. It covers more than forty agreements, negotiated during the last eight decades, to control conventional nuclear, biological, and chemical weapons in outer space, the Antarctic, Europe, Latin America, Africa, the South Pacific, Southeast Asia, and on the ocean floor. The treaties are placed in context by individual commentaries from Ambassador Thomas Graham Jr. and Damien J. LaVera.

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  • March 1, 2003

    Controlling Nuclear Warheads and Materials: A Report Card and Action Plan 2003

    Matthew Bunn, Jonathan P. Holdren, Anthony Wier

    This report measures the progress made in keeping nuclear weapons and materials out of terrorist hands, and outlines a comprehensive plan to reduce the danger.

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