President Bush announces a seven-step plan designed to strengthen international efforts to reduce the spread of weapons of mass destruction.
Senator Edwards says the Bush administration has "done very little" to work with U.S. allies to secure weapons of mass destruction. He outlines a Global Nuclear Compact that aims to strengthen the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty and endorses new funding to counter "loose nukes" in the former Soviet Union.
CFR President Richard N. Haass discusses U.S. interests and options amidst reports of chemical weapons used by the regime of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad.
Director General Amano discusses challenges facing the IAEA, including action plans for global nuclear safeguards and security.
Director General Yukiya Amano discusses the role and responsibility of the IAEA, as well as the need for international cooperation to ensure the safety of nuclear power and technology.
This meeting was the annual David A. Morse Lecture.
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Members of the CFR-sponsored Independent Task Force on U.S. Policy Toward the Korean Peninsula discuss the findings and recommendations of the report.
This Task Force is made possible in part by generous support from the Korea Foundation.
Listen to the co-chairs of the CFR-sponsored independent task force on U.S. nuclear weapons policy outline their recommendations on how to ensure the safety, security, and reliability of the U.S. deterrent nuclear force, prevent nuclear terrorism and strengthen the nuclear nonproliferation regime.
Listen to CFR expert Charles D. Ferguson and General Brent Scowcroft, former national security adviser, discuss a new report of an Independent Task Force on U.S. nuclear weapons policy.
Listen to experts discuss how the United States and Japan can address critical security issues in northeast Asia, including the Six-Party Talks with North Korea.
Listen to experts discuss priorities for the new administration with regard to the North Korean nuclear issue.
Listen to experts discuss various U.S. policy approaches to the Iranian nuclear program.
Listen to CFR fellow Michael A. Levi discuss mechanisms for preventing nuclear terrorism with students as part of CFR's Academic Conference Call Series.
This call was made possible in part by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York.
Listen to Michael A. Levi, CFR's fellow for science and technology and director of the program on energy security and climate change, discuss his book, On Nuclear Terrorism.
The author examines Pakistan's complex role in U.S. foreign policy and advocates for a two-pronged approach that works to quarantine threats while integrating Pakistan into the broader U.S. agenda in Asia.
The authors assess the political, security, and economic challenges facing U.S. policymakers in Afghanistan and evaluate a range of policy options.
Special operations play a critical role in how the United States confronts irregular threats, but to have long-term strategic impact, the author argues, numerous shortfalls must be addressed.
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