Defense and Security
- Sep 4, 2015 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am
The U.S.-Russian relationship may be facing challenges as significant as those confronted during the darkest days of the Cold War. From Russia’s actions in Crimea to disputes regarding the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty and ballistic missile defense, the imposition of sanctions on Russia and a surge in military incidents in Europe, relations between the United States and R
- Sep 1, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Please join us for a discussion on the impact of Russian arms/technology transfers on China’s growing surface and anti-surface warfare capabilities in the Western Pacific, and on its anti-access, area-denial project more generally.
- Aug 13, 2015
Dr. Colin Kahl
Deputy Assistant to the President and National Security Adviser to the Vice President
Senior Director for Arms Control and Non-proliferation, National Security Council
- Aug 12, 2015
Please join CSIS and USNI for a discussion with Lieutenant General Jon Davis, Deputy Commandant for Aviation and Vice Admiral Mike Shoemaker, Commander, Naval Air Forces moderated by Admiral Joseph Pureher, USN, Ret. The discussion will focus on the state of the current fleet in terms of personnel and equipment as well as what the future holds for the Naval Aviation community.
- Jul 27, 2015
Chemical safety and security is one of the fundamental pillars of the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC), but the recent and ongoing use of dual-use chemicals such as chlorine in the Syrian conflict, several recent chemical accidents in the US, and congressional updating of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) have all raised these goals to a much higher level.
- Jul 27, 2015
Director, Arms Control and Non-Proliferation Initiative, Brookings Institution
Specialist in Nuclear Weapons Policy, Congressional Research Service
Senior Associate, Russia and Eurasia Program, CSIS