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    Atomic Bomb Use in World War II

    Professor Peter Kuznick talked about the development and use of the atomic bomb during World War II. He argued that there were others ways, such as changing surrender terms, which…

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    U.S. Atomic War Plans from 1945-1950

    Professor John Curatola talked about his book, Bigger Bombs for a Brighter Tomorrow: The Strategic Air Command and American War Plans at the Dawn of the Atomic Age, 1945-1950. Professor…

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    Barbara Slavin on the Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Barbara Slavin talked about a recent International Atomic Energy Agency report on the implementation of the Iran nuclear deal nearly one year after the agreement was announced by the P5+1*…

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    Global Nuclear Challenges, Part 3

    Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications Ben Rhodes discussed President Obama’s progress with nuclear security. Mr. Rhodes, also an adviser on the Joint…

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    U.S. Policy Toward Russia

    Officials from the Departments of State and Defense as well as a Russian pro-democracy activist were among the witnesses who testified on U.S. policy toward Russia. The hearing focused…

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    Global Nuclear Challenges, Part 4

    A panel discussion was held on the future of the United State’s nuclear weapons program. Panelists looked at the impact of the budget, aging nuclear arsenal, and deterrence.…

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    Global Nuclear Challenges, Part 1

    Hiroshima atomic bomb survivor and anti-nuclear activist Setsuko Thurlow talked about her life and work as she was presented with the 2015 “Arms Control Person of the Year…

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    Global Nuclear Challenges, Part 2

    A panel of experts presented and discussed the nuclear security challenges facing the next president of the United States. They said that the U.S. and world as a whole were not doing…

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    Book Discussion on The Winter Fortress

    Neal Bascomb talked about his book The Winter Fortress: The Epic Mission to Sabotage Hitler’s Atomic Bomb, in which he recalls the Nazis' race to build a nuclear bomb and the Allies'…

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    National Atomic Testing Museum

    Michael Hall gave a tour of the the National Atomic Testing Museum and spoke about the Nevada Test Site, a U.S. Department of Energy location 65 miles northwest of Las Vegas. The site…

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    U.S. Policy in Asia-Pacific Region

    Foreign policy experts talked about the impact of the arms trade in East Asia, and the U.S. strategy for the Asia-Pacific region. Professor Thomas Berger said a major problem with the…

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    Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Panelists talked about the July 2015 Iran nuclear agreement and its prospects for averting nuclear proliferation in the Middle East. Robert Einhorn and Richard Nephew presented their…

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    President Obama Remarks at Hiroshima Peace Memorial

    President Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe delivered remarks following a wreath-laying ceremony at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial. President Obama said the U.S. and Japan had…

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    Iran Nuclear Agreement Implementation

    Lead Coordinator for Iran Nuclear Implementation Stephen Mull and other officials from the State and Treasury departments testified at a hearing on the implementation of the Iran nuclear…

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    Iran Nuclear Agreement

    The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee held a hearing on the Obama administration’s messaging strategy on the nuclear deal the U.S. and some of its allies made with…

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    White House Daily Briefing

    Josh Earnest briefed reporters and responded to their questions on a variety of topics, including President Obama’s decision to visit Hiroshima, Japan. He would become the first…

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    Nuclear Weapons in China

    Nuclear experts talked about the U.S. and China’s nuclear weapons policies and ways to promote dialogue and understanding. Rose Gottemoeller in her remarks said she is working to…

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    Middle East Security Challenges

    Lisa Anderson spoke about security challenges and politics in the Middle East. She focused on political uprisings, modern state structure, the rise of non-state actors, and combating…

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    Weekly Republican Address

    Senator Tom Cotton of Arkansas delivered the weekly Republican address. He gave his reaction to the Iran nuclear agreement and talked about his efforts to impose sanctions on Iran.

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    Arms Control and Proliferation

    Panelists talked about past arms control and nonproliferation strategies as well as new threats and challenges for the next presidential administration. Topics included implementation…

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