ELN Policy Fellow Sahil Shah and Andrey Baklitskiy co-authored a bilingual op-ed on how Biden and Putin can work together to limit nuclear arms. It was published in Responsible Statecraft and Kommersant.
While some have noted that the U.S.–Russia relationship is like a falling knife that has to be caught before it hits the floor, the existential stakes should remind everyone that it is indeed a nuclear sword of Damocles that hangs above us. This week’s presidential summit provides a key opportunity for our leaders to take a more strategic approach to reducing nuclear risks and eliminating these weapons. There is no time to waste.