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Nuclear South Asia at 22

It has been 22 years since India and Pakistan conducted their first nuclear weapons tests, igniting one of the worlds’ most dynamic nuclear deterrence relationships.[1] The series of tests that were conducted at the turn of the century marked the beginning of an unconventional security competition between India and Pakistan which continues till today. Over Read More

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The Conventional Force Perspective: Nuclear Integration in Doctrine, Concepts, and Exercises

What would detailed conventional nuclear integration in doctrine, concepts, and large-scale exercises look like? Joint concepts inform high-level military doctrine, which in turn provides guidance on what the military should aim to achieve through planning and training in large-scale exercises.

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Arms Control Idol 2020

Join us for Arms Control Idol! The live, online grand final will be held on Tuesday, 15 September at 3.00pm-4.30pm BST. The global arms control regime is in peril. With the end of the INF Treaty, allegations of Russian cheating on various agreements, and US plans to withdraw from the Open Skies Treaty, arms control Read More

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CSWMD – Gen John Hyten

Please join us for a discussion with General John E. Hyten (USAF), Vice Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff About this Event General Hyten will discuss a number of strategic security issues related to nuclear weapons, WMD, and advanced technology, as well as his work as Co-Chair of the DoD COVID-19 Task Force. The session will Read More

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CSWMD – Mr. Vayl S. Oxford

Please join us for a discussion with Mr. Vayl S. Oxford, Director, Defense Threat Reduction Agency About this Event Mr. Oxford will discuss the Defense Threat Reduction Agency’s role in supporting Department of Defense efforts to reduce the threat of Weapons of Mass Destruction in a time of Great Powers Competition. Mr. Vayl S. Oxford, Read More

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2020 PONI Virtual Summer Conference

Held virtually with colleagues from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, this conference will feature two days of presentations from rising experts covering topics such as nuclear modernization policy and strategies, arms control, proliferation challenges, and deterrence.

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UK Project On Nuclear Issues 10th Anniversary Annual Conference

This year marks the 10th anniversary of the UK Project On Nuclear Issues (UK PONI), over which time its Annual Conference has become the premier national forum for emerging scholars and professionals to consider salient issues in nuclear policy, to share their work, and to connect with peers and established experts. 9 June 1300-1800: Emerging Read More

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WMD 2020: Great Power Competition and Technology Challenges

The National Defense University Center for the Study of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) invites you to join us on 17-18 June for online Annual Symposium panels exploring how the convergence of geopolitics and emerging technology will shape today’s WMD issues. While COVID-19 transmission mitigation measures will preclude execution of this year’s event on the Read More