Spotlight

US Identifies Nigeria, Seven Additional Governments as Supporting the Use of Child Soldiers

July 30, 2015

By Rachel Stohl and Shannon Dick: 

Last week, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari visited Washington and criticized the Leahy Law and the restrictions it places on certain Nigerian

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Ellen Laipson on Iran and the Bomb at Aspen

July 27, 2015

Stimson President and CEO Ellen Laipson spoke at the 2015 Aspen Security Forum in a panel discussion on “Iran & the Bomb” with Distinguished Practitioner-in-Residence at Johns Hopkins

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Laicie Heeley Discusses the Iran Agreement

July 22, 2015

With the recent Iran agreement, Stimson Fellow Laicie Heeley discusses what the deal brings for the long term and what it means for those involved.

“There really was political will on

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Will US-India Defense Cooperation Improve?

July 20, 2015

By Melanie Campbell: 

Last month U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter and Indian Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar signed the 2015 U.S.-India Defense Framework. The new agreement is

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Japan’s New Security Legislation: A Missed Opportunity

July 16, 2015

By Yuki Tatsumi: 

On July 16, Japan’s House of Representatives (Lower House) passed a legislative package that is critical for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s national security agenda. The

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Stimson Experts React to Landmark Iran Agreement

July 14, 2015

Stimson Center experts released the following statements reacting to the landmark agreement announced today to curb Iran’s nuclear program. The deal negotiated by the United States,

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Time Running Out to set Arms Trade Treaty up for Success

July 13, 2015

By Rachel Stohl: 

The final preparatory meeting for the First Conference of States Parties (CSP) for the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) – the first legally binding international treaty

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Madeleine Albright on New Report: Confronting the Crisis of Global Governance

July 10, 2015

In the face of growing mass violence in fragile states, the threat of runaway climate change, and fears of devastating cross-border economic shocks and cyber attacks, the world needs a

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Stimson’s Alison Giffen Joins State Department as Senior Peacekeeping Advisor

July 10, 2015

Lisa Sharland Joins Stimson as Visiting Fellow for Future of Peace Operations

(Washington, D.C.) The Stimson Center announced today that Co-Director of the Future of Peace Operations

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Confronting the Crisis of Global Governance

July 09, 2015

As the Commission on Global Security, Justice & Governance marks the U.S. launch of their new report Confronting the Crisis of Global Governance, Stimson Senior Associate William Durch

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