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Nuclear Treaty

Cut Nukes Now

William Hartung | Posted 06.15.2013 | Politics
William Hartung

The Obama administration has a lot on its plate at the moment, from North Korea to gun control to immigration to ongoing budget battles with the Congress. But despite these challenges, it can and must vigorously pursue the president's stated goal of eliminating nuclear weapons.

Obama Says NATO Leaders Back Him On Nuke Treaty

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LISBON, Portugal — President Barack Obama said he got a clear message from NATO leaders Friday on the stalled nuclear treaty with Russia: It wou...

Russia Wonders Why U.S. Would Stop START

The Washington Post | Kathy Lally | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MOSCOW - Russians are mystified. They can't quite believe the U.S. Senate might fail to ratify the nuclear arms treaty, and they see no good from such...

Obama: START Nuclear Treaty 'imperative' For National Security

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — Insisting the nation's security could be in peril, President Barack Obama rallied former diplomatic and military chiefs from both p...

Democrats Pushing For Nuclear Treaty Vote Despite Setback By GOP

AP | JIM ABRAMS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama summoned a number of former defense secretaries and secretaries of state of both parties to the White House ...

Democrats, Republicans Prepare For Lame Duck Session Of Congress

AP | JIM ABRAMS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Seven weeks ahead of the GOP House takeover, hobbled Democrats and invigorated Republicans return Monday to a testy tax dispute and...

Obama Prague Trip Ends On Meeting With Czech President Vaclav Klaus

AP | JENNIFER LOVEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PRAGUE — President Barack Obama on Friday briskly capped his latest mission abroad, squeezing in some diplomacy with his host, Czech President V...

Give an "F" to The Wall Street Journal's's "Global View" and a "B" to Obama's Global Policy

Leon T. Hadar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Leon T. Hadar

The failure on the part of Brazil and Turkey to win the backing of China and Russia for their initiative displayed the success Obama's more pragmatic diplomatic approach.