Within weeks of taking office, President Joe Biden and his team will be confronted with dozens of pivotal choices.
The U.S. withdrawal raises questions about the treaty’s future.
President-elect Joe Biden has indicated his support for the 2015 nuclear deal, but going back may be complicated.
Congress is taking steps against Trump administration efforts to conclude large new arms deals with the United Arab Emirates.
U.S. Conducts Successful ICBM Intercept Test
Despite pre-U.S. election maneuvering, prospects for extending the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty remain slim.
The Trump administration boosted its unilateral sanctions against Iran as a UN embargo on arms trade with Tehran expired.
Despite signs of flexibility in talks on extending the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty, a deal appears unlikely before the Trump administration is replaced.
Record-high U.S. arms export plans are spurring Democrats to boost congressional oversight.
Russia questions whether Washington will continue to receive treaty imagery after the U.S. withdrawal.
Autonomous ships could someday compose half of the U.S. Navy, raising concerns over adequate human oversight.
Briefing with Sen. Chris Van Hollen, Alexandra Bell, and Daryl G. Kimball on the value of New START, the Trump administration’s approach, and guarding against an unconstrained arms race if New START is allowed to expire.
The stakes could not be higher. The untimely death of New START with nothing to replace it would open the door to a costly and dangerous new quantitative U.S.-Russian nuclear arms race.
In this edition of our “Critical NPT Issues” webinar series, we will review the benefits of the JCPOA, the current status of noncompliance, pathways to repair the situation, and the potential effects on the upcoming NPT Review Conference.