A failure to review America’s nuclear posture / by Joe Cirincione

Originally published: Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists on October 28, 2022 President Joe Biden has passed on his best chance to operationalize his stated goal of reducing the role in U.S. security policy of America’s more than 5,400 nuclear weapons with the public release on October 27 of the Nuclear Posture Review (NPR). Biden is now the 14th president overContinue reading “A failure to review America’s nuclear posture / by Joe Cirincione”

Why a Ukraine ‘no-fly zone’ would mean the end of the world…literally / C.J. Atkins

Angel of Death? If the U.S., through NATO, enforces a no-fly zone over Ukraine, it would mean shooting down Russian planes and a guaranteed escalation of the war, with potential nuclear consequences. Here, Russian MiG-31 long-range jets fly over a statue of an angel atop the Alexander Column in St. Petersburg, Russia. | Dmitri LovetskyContinue reading “Why a Ukraine ‘no-fly zone’ would mean the end of the world…literally / C.J. Atkins”