The Trump administration is trying to change bureaucratic oversight rules for U.S. exports of selected conventional weapons.
Statement from Jeff Abramson, non-resident senior fellow for arms control and conventional arms transfers
With tensions between Russia and NATO on the rise, the treaty’s goal to provide mutual transparency is more important than ever.
Treaty dispute with Russia grounded routine transparency overflights last year.
Saudi Arabia faces repercussions due to its murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and the civilian casualties from its war in Yemen.
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For five years, states have highlighted the host of problems with lethal autonomous weapons systems, including legal, moral, accountability, technical, and security concerns. It is time to move on and take action.
The impasse reflects the tensions over advancing technologies for systems capable of autonomously identifying and attacking targets.