Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Volume 68 Issue 2

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March
2012
Volume: 68
ISSN: 1938-3282
Page count: 97
Issue external URL: Link

Features

Global forum

1 March 2012
Global forum

In 2009, President Barack Obama announced from Prague’s Hradcany square that “the most immediate and extreme threat to global security” was nuclear weapons in the hands of terrorists, and world leaders listened.

Nuclear notebook

1 March 2012
Nuclear notebook

Despite the promise of a more transparent future after Russia's ratification of New START in January 2011, the international community’s ability to monitor developments in Russia’s nuclear forces has become more difficult because the Kremlin does not release full aggregate treaty numbers of the