In the aftermath of the joint statement of the leaders of the US, UK, Germany and France on the risks posed by Iran’s escalating nuclear program, the ELN Policy Fellow Sahil Shah spoke to Al Jazeera’s Dareen Abudghaida. They discussed the latest developments regarding JCPOA.
Nick Ritchie of the University of York criticises the security value of the British nuclear deterrent, arguing that its maintenance and renewal is detrimental to British security and the national discourse.
As the recent Nuclear Posture Review indicates that the United States does not know what kind of global nuclear order it sees as feasible and desirable, Europeans need to lay out their own vision of a nuclear order.
The official Russian position regarding the deployments of weapons previously banned under the now-defunct INF Treaty has been framed as a ‘moratorium’. This deserves a closer study.