Moniz on risks of abandoning the Iran Deal, Gov. Brown on securing radiological material and more.

By Newsroom America Feeds at 5 Oct 2017

To view this email as a web page, go to the link below, or copy and paste it into your browser's address window. http://view.e-nti.org/?qs=05c3f0fe459055320b90f0f058f42aea45c68320e289370fc0a85e1d86801ae2996a2176b9ba799ac9f13e6a83d7f80e5a329a44a15cfec21b945444050f6e87

www.twitter.com/nti_wmd

www.facebook.com/nti.org

www.linkedin.com/company/the-nuclear-threat-initiative

www.youtube.com/user/webmasternti2010

www.nti.org

October 5, 2017

http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=b4c9aca52aed6920ef893c46eaf1512d5f790fcd48be17f5de7a446fe8c2b6867ea8667f5c5726d07d4c44ff96c84b0d8445e2674aad52f2 Moniz: The World Can’t Afford a Nuclear Iran. Keep the Current Deal

“If the president pulls the United States out [of the Iran deal]… he will trigger a crisis that will significantly increase nuclear dangers,” says NTI Co-Chairman and CEO Ernest Moniz in a http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=b4c9aca52aed6920ef893c46eaf1512d5f790fcd48be17f5de7a446fe8c2b6867ea8667f5c5726d07d4c44ff96c84b0d8445e2674aad52f2 new op-ed in The Boston Globe. http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=b4c9aca52aed6920b6931b74480bedb21e2c8d38a2490554788d3f7b7bde28150ae5946b0551ffd7a96eecd0382151b4ba79f5a7c5ec3d96 Moniz, principal negotiator of the final Iran agreement nuclear provisions, adds that “for the United States to now turn its back on this deal would be more than an embarrassment, it would be an unconscionably perilous act.” Read the http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=b4c9aca52aed6920ef893c46eaf1512d5f790fcd48be17f5de7a446fe8c2b6867ea8667f5c5726d07d4c44ff96c84b0d8445e2674aad52f2 full op-ed here. For background on Iran’s nuclear program, including a video on its progress adhering to the deal, http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=20c6d3d09b5539cb8fe063e8449aa004866854acde98863ac89b749cef294f43e53714008be46eb65bc8b60086aa8e3f671468b354865ba3 CLICK HERE

http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=20c6d3d09b5539cb20cbe4f9eb71dd7140f9cfacc6ab1771dd66e9102102310573529f367034959bdf38a9014ad7b5903d05e59c3c584aaf Nunn & Moniz Call For Diplomacy on the Korean Peninsula in Op-Ed for CNN In an http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=20c6d3d09b5539cb20cbe4f9eb71dd7140f9cfacc6ab1771dd66e9102102310573529f367034959bdf38a9014ad7b5903d05e59c3c584aaf op-ed published by CNN.com, NTI Co-Chairman Sam Nunn and Co-Chairman and CEO Ernest Moniz call for leaders in China and the United States to pursue diplomatic efforts with North Korea. "The United States and North Korea are increasingly at risk of military conflict—most probably through an accident or miscalculation, but possibly a deliberate decision," Nunn and Moniz wrote. Read the http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=20c6d3d09b5539cb4da59210fae0bb1bbad79ba99d40b939a527cc5ea3e4c381a37a5d871f820223d78000fec7f43d8da83e50f0548a9a4b full op-ed, and http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=20c6d3d09b5539cb709d27c56156a014009f792ac697fda3c51817274c09d29a0edf519e6d9d9cb2904863c925d93878ca560aeb6032f4b5 click here for NTI’s North Korea resources, including our missile test database, by the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS). http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=20c6d3d09b5539cb709d27c56156a014009f792ac697fda3c51817274c09d29a0edf519e6d9d9cb2904863c925d93878ca560aeb6032f4b5 READ MORE

http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=20c6d3d09b5539cbe44f881c96fe181b377ba0c891af4563b4791d6d61b59a31988e2f85c3f91f33a7b8e787d9997a0d4884b707faf1325c NTI Partners with the State of California on Radiological “Dirty Bomb” Risk Reduction NTI, in cooperation with our Board Member California Gov. http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=20c6d3d09b5539cbf197ff3a69384be8de508b09f9e98808c465959bb7ad6bb7868061c913068da6a778330ed14d5eb8eb3d9064a485853a Edmund G. Brown Jr. and the CA Dept. of Public Health, http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=20c6d3d09b5539cbe44f881c96fe181b377ba0c891af4563b4791d6d61b59a31988e2f85c3f91f33a7b8e787d9997a0d4884b707faf1325c hosted a private meeting last week with more than 80 hospital, university and business leaders, and state government officials, on securing and/or replacing radiological sources that could be stolen and used to build http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=20c6d3d09b5539cb4e775ad3991ceb89231350b166ece15b6ef23d332e2857091e2ed8d346dcbe7f04e480de5560bd299a817c54b3067aa4 radioactive “dirty bombs.” These materials, like Cesium-137, can be found at hospitals and research facilities in California and around the country. “There is an insufficient awareness of the real risks associated with Cesium-137 and the alternatives that are available,” Gov. Brown said at the gathering. http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=20c6d3d09b5539cbe44f881c96fe181b377ba0c891af4563b4791d6d61b59a31988e2f85c3f91f33a7b8e787d9997a0d4884b707faf1325c READ MORE

http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=20c6d3d09b5539cbdcf22132b72553c16deb3b9bda9539099d0cddb33e61546d0580249d150b992b7d8e2b14c5f599676e93736465e67bfa Statement from NTI on the Passing of Paul Otellini “We are deeply saddened by the loss of our Board Member Paul Otellini, an accomplished and innovative business leader with a commitment to public service for the greater good. We were honored at NTI to be the beneficiaries of Paul’s extraordinary expertise and experience, his energy and creative spirit, his compassion and good humor. He was committed to the challenge of addressing global threats and always optimistic about the future. Our thoughts are with his wife Sandy and his entire family during this difficult time.” http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=20c6d3d09b5539cbdcf22132b72553c16deb3b9bda9539099d0cddb33e61546d0580249d150b992b7d8e2b14c5f599676e93736465e67bfa READ MORE

Help Build a Safer World http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=20c6d3d09b5539cbd001f9701cfd6d91ed18dc44d8c3236386135a6b4ac776edc9b18a3ab856756679e4633787a6a645c5d4bf382155940b

Every day, NTI works to protect our lives, livelihoods, environment, and quality of life from the risks posed by weapons of mass destruction and disruption, now and for future generations. More NTI News

- Ignore Kim Jong Un’s taunts, http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=20c6d3d09b5539cb10d7a4f5bc937da83ab78db243f9ffc00db4e9533bed983198bc7e95f329754513daedc053e2b8d99cd67d3f2eca8a1b William J. Perry tells President Trump in a http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=7482e60e4905d3a6039f7ab7d158a1b7d2dcb4bc36f4f92fd8674cf3bc43340f8b15ea5eac4c7420ed6632488ef3d654d1955c75bb1fb22d new POLITICO Op-Ed. - On Friday, October 6th at a http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=7482e60e4905d3a6ca2726826bc71ccc55951885b7be4eac2bcf07582cd21800ed5a711a24d2e85aad14a3f02f31e866c0bf30493fe810d3 side event of the United Nations First Committee session, participants in the International Partnership for Nuclear Disarmament Verification (IPNDV) will discuss the initiative’s progress and future plans in addressing the technical challenges involved in verifying nuclear disarmament. - Erin D. Dumbacher has joined NTI as Program Officer for Scientific and Technical Affairs, focusing on strengthening cybersecurity for nuclear weapons systems and facilities and improving nuclear materials security globally. http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=7482e60e4905d3a6815007f13fe3eb334aba32a95019555c051076b8b88231c16f7678dfaf6277e34de68855f78eb139fe127f94eeb05f31 Learn about the expertise she brings to NTI. - New analysis for NTI from CNS expert Andrea Berger examines the Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty from conception to negotiation to adoption of the Treaty’s text. http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=7482e60e4905d3a602799d6ac0f0c7f18c685a7e8335a735f58881da7e4a751b92fd0723614e8dcf81f49872688e069ef8e78c020e396d1f Read it here. - Beenish Pervaiz, a Stanford graduate student who just finished a summer internship at NTI, offers “six reasons the developing world should care about global health security” http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=7482e60e4905d3a687a9299ebc3d568a32adf0e2be54c89ae68408d5ba0219573b2272536981734587c6284631694e80d5b67a0070b80d81 on Atomic Pulse. News from Our Global Leadership Networks

- Three years ago the http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=7482e60e4905d3a64af6ec05fe5a062635545152245cce2f1100cbaf17f2709de8891c8602c4474fcb3f96b1c78880e869260cbc2ed7422c Younger Generation Leaders Network on Euro-Atlantic Security (YGLN) was founded by NTI, the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, the European Leadership Network, and the Russian International Affairs Council. This network of emerging young leaders was established in response to the crisis in Ukraine, with the goal of convening young people from Ukraine, Russia, Europe and the United States to build relationships and seek better mutual understanding after recent upheaval in the region. http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=7482e60e4905d3a6c11ffb0b0a7f6d482f015e2d0f5c4550036f78ba0cc7e1101f33d5a0b8fc7a566775b2731dc77ab9c5cebf4ffc91e5a4 Read about YGLN’s most recent meeting in Minsk, Belarus.

Categories:
Tags:

[D] [Digg] [FB] [R] [SU] [Tweet] [G]

NEWSMAIL