FAQ: 2013 NPT Review Conference Preparatory Committee

CNS compiled frequently asked questions relating to the PrepCom in Geneva, April 22 – May 3, 2013.

Iraq Special Collection

All CNS nonproliferation content related to Iraq.

Implementation of the 2010 NPT Action Plan

An updated report on implementation of the 2010 NPT Action Plan’s disarmament section released ahead of the 2nd NPT PrepCom.

IAEA Director General Amano and CNS Director Dr. Potter Address Presidential Theme Roundtable

The roundtable featured IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano, MacArthur Foundation President and former US Assistant Secretary of State Dr. Robert Gallucci, and CNS Founding Director Dr. William Potter.

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OP#17: Ugly Truths: Saddam Hussein and Other Insiders on Iraq’s Covert Bioweapons

Occasional Paper #17: Scholars can evaluate the thinking of Saddam Hussein thanks to captured records.

CNS Participation at the 2013 NPT PrepCom in Geneva

CNS experts and MIIS students will observe the 2nd session of the Preparatory Committee (PrepCom) for the 2015 Review Conference.

OP#16: Rethinking Spent Fuel Management in South Korea

Occasional Paper #16: 12 practicable recommendations for South Korea, the 5th-largest nuclear energy producer and a major nuclear power plant exporter.

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United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Delivers Major Address at MIIS

VIDEO: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon lauds the role played by the Monterey Institute in promoting disarmament and nonproliferation education.

Calm Before The Storm? Low-Key NPT PrepCom Meeting Avoids Acrimony

Gaukhar Mukhatzhanova June 2012 On May 11, 2012, the Preparatory Committee [PrepCom] for the 2015 Review Conference [RevCon] of the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty [NPT] concluded its first two-week session in Vienna under the chairmanship of Ambassador Peter Woolcott of Australia. Uniformly described as smooth and business-like, the 2012 PrepCom meeting accomplished most of its tasks […]

William Potter’s Statement on Senator Richard Lugar (R-IN)

Richard Lugar represents a public servant of the highest caliber.