Weapons of Mass Destruction

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Iran's Ballistic Missile Program

Author: Greg Bruno

Despite concerns over Iran's nuclear program, the Obama administration has assessed that Tehran is years from a developing a long-range missile capable of delivering a nuclear weapon. But past Iranian secrecy and testing bombast have led some experts to remain skeptical of Tehran's capabilities and ambitions.

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U.S. Nuclear Weapons Policy: Report of a CFR-Sponsored Independent Task Force

Speakers: William J. Perry and Brent Scowcroft
Presider: Jackson Diehl

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.

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