A Dark View Of Russia From U.S. NATO Commander

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March
8

Appearing this week before the Senate Armed Services Committee, NATO Supreme Allied Commander Europe Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti sounded an alarm about Russia’s aims in the lands west of its border with Europe. “Russia is a long-term, strategic competitor that wants …

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The Lingering Specter of Nuclear War

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March
8

From The Internationalist and International Institutions and Global Governance Program. Coauthored with Kyle L. Evanoff, research associate for International Institutions and Global Governance at the Council on Foreign Relations. This post is the second entry in the blog series Averting Global …

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Experts: North Korea Can Make Nuclear Weapons Without Yongbyon

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March
7

North Korea’s offer to dismantle its Yongbyon nuclear facility should not persuade the United States to lift sanctions, nuclear experts say. Even without the showcase installation, the country can produce two to three nuclear weapons a year in other facilities, …

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Russia demands that US nuclear weapons in Europe ‘be eliminated’

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March
6

Russia wants U.S. nuclear weapons and missiles systems “eliminated” from Europe, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Tuesday, escalating a roiling controversy over Russian violations of a landmark arms control treaty. “Everyone will feel more at ease when all U.S. …

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Confronting Russia’s Nuclear Aggression

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March
6

Last month’s most alarming headline was another threat from Vladimir Putin to point new missiles at “centers of decision-making,” such as Washington. Why does he make these threats? Russia’s nuclear program, the biggest in the world in terms of warheads, …

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Russia Follows U.S. Out of Landmark Nuclear Weapons Treaty

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March
5

President Vladimir V. Putin on Monday formally suspended Russia’s observance of a key nuclear arms treaty that the United States withdrew from last month, setting the stage for the return of a long-banned class of weapons. The Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces …

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