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Nuclear Abolition & The Next Arms Race
As the U.S. reduces its nuclear arsenal, what might the next arms race look like? Assuming current nuclear trends continue, the next two decades will test America’s security and that of its closest allies as they never have been tested before. Before 2020, the United Kingdom could find its nuclear forces eclipsed not only by those of Pakistan, but of Israel and of India. Soon thereafter, France may share the same fate. read more
Sep 25, 2009 NPEC's Executive Director on C-SPAN
NPEC's executive director was interviewed on C-SPAN's "Washington Journal" on Obama's push for new disarmament and nonproliferation policies at the UN. President Obama spoke at the United Nations on Thursday as part of an effort to slow the spread of nuclear weapons and reduce global stockpiles. Henry Sokolski discusses both the Administration's & U.N.’s efforts and its approach to Iran.
Interviews; Audio & Video
Sep 25, 2009 National Journal, "Obama's Missile Defense Plan: Smart or Surrender?"
In the aftermath of Mr. Obama's decision to terminate the radar and 10 interceptor deployments in Poland NPEC's Executive Director tackles the question of whether he has caved to Russia for a less than optimal system in an expert blog entry written for the National Journal's national security blog.
Op-Eds & Blogs
Sep 24, 2009 Debate on Obama's Nuclear Policy Shift on NPR's "To The Point"
NPEC's executive director was on To the Point on National Public Radio in a discussion on "A New Thrust against Nuclear Weapons" with Colum Lynch of the Washington Post, Daryl Kimball of the Arms Control Association and James Kitfield of the National Journal.
Audio & Video
Sep 11, 2009 NPEC Rates Risks of Pushing Nuclear Power and Disarmament at Greens Conference
NPEC's Executive Director answered questions on the relationship between the potential for nuclear weapons proliferation that comes with the spread of nuclear energy and the inherent risks of going to zero as part of a panel at a conference put on by the Heinrich Böll Foundation in Berlin. See the Q&A here. Video of his presentation is below, with Panel Q& A following.
Sep 07, 2009 House Republican National Security Leadership Outline START Concerns
A letter from the ranking Republican members of the House Armed Services and Foreign Affairs Committees to President Obama highlights some of the dangers of deeper nuclear weapons reductions in the START follow on, including NPEC's observation that truly deep cuts might prompt China and others to increase their nuclear deployments to reach parity with the U.S.
Official Docs & Letters
Aug 24, 2009 Atlantic Community, "Atoms for Peace: The Wrong Way to Zero
NPEC executive director Henry Sokolski looks at the dangers inherent in new programs that promote the use of nuclear power in often unstable areas of the developing world in a new piece for The Atlantic Community; "Atoms for Peace: The Wrong Way to Zero"
Op-Eds & Blogs
Jul 01, 2009 Key Determinates of Nuclear Developments in the Middle East
Prepared for NPEC by Richard L. Russell, a Professor of National Security Affairs at the National Defense University’s Near East and South Asia Center for Strategic Studies and Adjunct Professor of Security Studies at Georgetown University’s Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service.
Working Papers & Monographs
Jun 29, 2009 Presentation on Iran before the JUF of Chicago
A video of Henry Sokolski speaking before the JUF of Chicago on how soon Iran will get the bomb and the threat it will represent.
Audio & Video
Jun 09, 2009 How to Resist the Spread of Nuclear Weapons
The Hoover Institute's Policy Review, publishes Avoiding a Nuclear Crowd: How to Resist the Weapon's Spread by NPEC Executive Director Henry Sokolski.
Nov 11, 2008 The Next Arms Race (DRAFT)
For more, see The Economist"s "Nuclear Disarmament: What to Do with a Vision of Zero" (November 13, 2008), which cites Sokolski"s views on possible future strategic nuclear competitions
Working Papers & Monographs
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