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Video: Arms Limitation in the Nuclear Weapons Age (part 1)

This film highlights nuclear arms control efforts during the Cold War. View the film on YouTube.

History

International Dialogue on Underwater Munitions Highlighting Sea-Dumped Chemical Weapons

International Dialogue on Underwater Munitions

Deadly Depths

Underwater munitions pollute the marine environment with toxic chemicals. We have learned that there is a “need to clean” both chemical and conventional weapons based on potential human health impacts, as well as environmental implications through depleting fish stocks (CHEMSEA Findings Report 2013, Search and Assessment of Sea Dumped Chemical Weapons and Porter, JW, Barton J and Torres 2011, Ecological, Radiological and Toxicological Effects of Naval Bombardment on Coral Reefs of Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico). 869 more words

Food Security

U.S. Threatens to Punish Russia with Economic Sanctions for Violating Arms Treaty

On December 10th, at a Congressional hearing, Undersecretary for Arms Control and International Security, Rose Gottemoeller said that Russia was in violation of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty and the Treaty on Conventional Armed Forces in Europe (CFE). 716 more words

Russia

Harper government says there is no need to sign arms control treaty because Canada’s export controls are the strongest

New international laws regulating the global trade in arms and ammunition enter into force on Dec. 24. Project Ploughshares issued a news release (see previous posting on… 137 more words

Defence Watch

U.S.: Russia In Violation Of Two Arms-Control Treaties

By Luke Johnson

Undersecretary for Arms Control and International Security Rose Gottemoeller says Russia is in violation of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty and the Treaty on Conventional Armed Forces in Europe (CFE). 372 more words

#Imagine Germany, through the lens of Maren

Maren is a student of MA Conflict Resolution at the University of Bradford. She started to work on peace and conflict issues during her undergraduate in European Studies at the University of Osnabrück in Germany. 503 more words

Reflections