Reaching Critical Will on Deep Cuts Side-Event to the NPT PrepCom

In its NPT News in the Review (p. 6), RCW reported on the discussion of Deep Cuts Commissioners at the side-lines of the NPT PrepCom 2014. Click here

Ploughshares Fund on Deep Cuts Report

Cutting Nuclear Arsenals Will Increase Euro-Atlantic Security, the Ploughshares Fund Blog on Early Warning reports, referring to the First Report of the Deep Cuts Commission. Click here

NATO Watch Reports on Deep Cuts Release

The independent NATO Watch initiative just reported about the release of the First Deep Cuts Report. Click here

Deep Cuts Broadcast Coverage on RTVi

The Russian RTVi broadcast channel covered the Deep Cuts Report release. See the statements of Commissioners Pifer and Miasnikov from minute 3 onwards. Click here

NTI Global Security Newswire on Deep Cuts Panel

NTI Global Security Newswire reports on the Deep Cuts Commission and the released Report. Click here

Listen to Report Release Discussion at Brookings

On Monday morning of April 28, Deep Cuts Commissioners Pifer, Kühn, Neuneck, Miasnikov, and Thielmann presented the First Report of the Commission at the Brookings Institution. You can now listen to their presentations and the ensuing discussion. Click here



Deep Cuts Report On-Line

Four years after the conclusion of the New START Treaty, the United States and Russia continue to maintain nuclear arsenals far exceeding the requirements for deterrence. Even before the current tensions between Russia and the West over Ukraine and Crimea, differences over other security questions had stymied progress on further nuclear arms cuts. It nevertheless remains important that policymakers in Washington, Moscow and European capitals continue to explore ideas for promoting greater stability and predictability at lower levels of armaments. The 21-member U.S.-Russian-German Deep Cuts Commission has formulated proposals to achieve further arms control and nuclear risk reduction to enhance national, Euro-Atlantic and international security. Read more ...