After the demise of the INF Treaty:
How to prevent a nuclear arms race in Europe?
The Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty was one of the most important nuclear arms control agreements. After the Treaty's demise in August 2019, a key challenge is reducing the risk of a new nuclear arms race in Europe. A verifiable moratorium on the deployment of new nuclear weapons is one proposal being debated during the ZOOM Briefing on
September 21, 2020
9:00 - 10:00 AM Washington, D.C.
3:00 - 4:00 PM Berlin, Geneva
4:00 - 5:00 PM Moscow.
The Deep Cuts Project will be the host of this virtual round. Guests are:
- Pavel Podvig, Senior Researcher in the WMD Programme at UNIDIR
- Katja Keul, Spokeswoman of the Subcommittee on Disarmament for the Green Party in the German Bundestag
- Rüdiger Bohn, Deputy Federal Government Commissioner for Disarmament and Arms Control at the German Federal Foreign Office
Oliver Meier, head of the Deep Cuts project at IFSH, will moderate the discussion.
Please register here and you will receive the Zoom ID and password.
This briefing will be held under the Chatham House Rule, with plenty of time for Q&A.
More information on this briefing can be found on the project’s website here.