"North Korea’s announcement that it had tested a nuclear device on Monday is a stark reminder of the many dangers out there," the New York Times said in an editorial today calling on the U.S.
The Ploughshares-funded Project on Nuclear Issues at the Center for Strategic and International Studies hosted a lively debate on ratification of the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty.
"We are certainly in a springtime of hope after the dark winter of discontent in the disarmament field," said Ploughshares Fund advisor Jayantha Dhanapala, following a speech to the UN by
A bipartisan panel of nuclear weapons experts, convened by the Ploughshares-funded Council on Foreign Relations, is endorsing much of President Obama's ambitious arms-control effort. The CFR task force, co-chaired by
The CTBT received a strong endorsement from President Obama during his speech in Prague, but obstacles remain in the Senate. In the