A group of UK and French leadership figures held a discussion on global nuclear policy at the National Assembly building in Paris on December 7th 2011, under the auspices of the ELN. The dinner was hosted by former Prime Minister Michel Rocard, General (Rtd) Bernard Norlain, and Des Browne. More details will follow.
Margaret Beckett, in a speech to the ELN, outlines what has been achieved in nuclear non proliferation and disarmament and what challenges remain.
In the context of the Baltic centenary, the ELN and the three Baltic Embassies in London are organising a discussion on “The Next 100 Years: UK-Baltic Cooperation in Euro-Atlantic Security.”
Steven Pifer says that Chicago is unlikely to break dramatic new ground, but will leave unanswered questions about the future of NATO’s nuclear posture.