March 22, 2017 | The Wire
Washington: If India fears imminent use of nuclear weapons by Pakistan, will it go first, upending its doctrine of ‘no first use’, and conduct a comprehensive first strike, taking out Pakistan’s nuclear arsenal? -snip-
March 21, 2017 | World Politics Review
Only a few months ago it was the conventional view that regional dynamics in the Middle East were working in Iran’s favor.
March 21, 2017 | Defense News
WASHINGTON – In the waning days of the Obama administration, the U.S. State Department teamed with over 40 nations to issue a joint declaration on the use and export of armed drones. -snip-
March 20, 2017 | The Hill
President Trump’s budget proposal was already dead when it arrived at the Capitol dome Thursday morning. Trump, like his predecessors, used his first budget as a blueprint to present a vision for his term. But the parameters have angered Democrats and Republicans alike.
March 19, 2017 | Arms Control Wonk
Quote of the week: “The pattern of the use of atomic weapons was set at Hiroshima. They are weapons of aggression, of surprise, and of terror.” — Bernard Brodie, The Absolute Weapon