Statement by the Deep Cuts Commission - Defusing the Ukraine Crisis through Arms Control, Transparency and Risk Reduction

The tensions between Russia, Ukraine and NATO create the potential for a disastrous war that can and must be avoided through serious and deft diplo­macy. 

The Deep Cuts Commission calls on Russia, the United States, and NATO members to acknowledge the legitimate security con­cerns of the other side. They should imme­diately take simultaneous steps to defuse the current crisis through arms control, risk reduction and trans­parency measures and involve Ukraine, where appropriate, in such a process.


Read the full Statement by the Deep Cuts Commission here