Reducing the Threats from Weapons of Mass Destruction and Building a Global Coalition Against Catastrophic Terrorism
In this speech at the NTI Conference in Moscow, Sam Nunn emphasizes the importance of cooperation between the U.S. and Russia in building a global coalition to reduce the threats from weapons of mass destruction.
This article provides an overview of Russia’s historical and current policies relating to nuclear, chemical, biological and missile proliferation.
Global Security Newswire
Dec. 5, 2013
WASHINGTON -- Israeli and Arab envoys met for the second time at a Swiss resort late last month to confer on the agenda for regional talks about a possible ban on weapons of mass destruction, but some key differences remain, according to sources familiar with the discussions.
Dec. 5, 2013
Although the dangerous radioactive cargo has been recovered, authorities say the two thieves who stole a truck carrying cobalt-60 in Mexico on Monday "will, without a doubt, die," because they removed the material's protective casing. Mexican nuclear safety official Mardonio Jimenez said the culprits will "have severe problems with radiation," even though they were likely only exposed for a brief time.