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  On the radar: US Wendy Sherman on Iran Talks; Consequence of no deal; Stepped up efforts; Congress’ waivers; Navy jittery about $100 billion sub plan; Sen. Rand Paul on Iran; and an Explosive YouTube channel.   Read more »
Posted on October 24, 2014
  On the radar: Budgetary sleight of hand; Actual budgetary needs; Unrealistic expectations; Lessons from North Korea; and getting close to a final deal.   Read more »
Posted on October 23, 2014
  On the radar: Budgets and a trillion-dollar nuclear legacy; Nuclear spending in charts and graphs; Sen. Coburn takes on missile defense waste, Swedish massages for rabbits; Congress’ role in the Iran deal; and North Korea releases American prisoner.   Read more »
Posted on October 22, 2014
  On the radar: The Unaffordable Arsenal; Nasr says now or never on a deal; JPOA compliance; ABCs on Iran’s program; US-UK nuclear deal; and Report on Hanford whistleblower firing.   Read more »
Posted on October 21, 2014
On the radar: Presidential authorities at first; Congressional role later; Iran seeks deal by deadline; Ashton sticking around; and Leon Panetta and why it’s time to end the term “nuclear umbrella.” Read more »
Posted on October 20, 2014
  On the radar: Verification is key; Proposals floated; Arak remains an issue; Tehran’s gambit; Obama’s reductions record; Pentagon can’t have it all; Defending Seoul; and Secretary Kerry hitches a ride.   Read more »
Posted on October 17, 2014
  On the radar: Progress being made, time short; Negative rhetoric does not match reality; Setting a timeline for sanctions relief; Obsessing over PMD; Beijing’s golden anniversary; and Obama’s nuclear legacy.   Read more »
Posted on October 16, 2014
On the radar: Agreement in sight, few details remain; Rep. Holt on a deal; Kerry on the Prospects; Hypersonic race; PMD in perspective; and WMD in Iraq. For real this time. Read more »
Posted on October 15, 2014
  On the radar: Triad overhaul imperils other priorities; $10-$20 billion for ALCM warhead; Not time to meddle with New START; Russia can’t afford its military plans either; Rouhani confident on deal, Zarif optimistic; Public opinion in Iran and Israel; Including China in arms control talks; and Kim limps into view.   Read more »
Posted on October 14, 2014
  On the radar: A couple buildings go missing; Satellite imagery analysis; Iran talks extension floated; Iranian politics getting nasty; Something afoot with Kim; China and arms control; and Aegis ashore in Romania.   Read more »
Posted on October 10, 2014