Thu, August 19, 2010

Global Nuclear Security Summit

Chinese president offers proposals to enhance global nuclear security

Chinese President Hu Jintao Tuesday delivered a speech at a nuclear security summit in Washington, offering five proposals to boost global nuclear security. Full story

BACKGROUND

U.S.-Russia treaties on strategic arms reductions

Russia and the United States will sign a new arms reduction treaty on Thursday in Prague, the successor to the expired 1991 Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START I).

POLL

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