CNS Senior Fellow Avner Cohen was cited by the New York Times and other international media this week in stories speculating on Israel's efforts to slow Iran’s progress toward developing a nuclear weapon.
Nonproliferation & Terrorism Studies
Marcos Medina (MANPTS '12) hosts a barbecue fundraiser for the student-led Veterans Organization at the Holland Center.
Jeffrey Lewis, Nikolai Sokov and Miles Pomper of the Monterey Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies have been quoted in number of national media outlets regarding the ratification of the “New START Treaty” between the U.S. and Russia.
Members of Dr. William Potter’s arms control negotiation simulation class concluded the semester with a conversation with the “New START” treaty’s chief U.S. negotiator, Assistant Secretary of State Rose Gottemoeller.
The MacArthur Foundation has awarded the Monterey Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies a two-year, $475,000 grant in support of education and training programs in the areas of nonproliferation and terrorism.
News of the commitment by the former Soviet republic of Belarus to eliminate stockpiles of highly-enriched uranium prompted national and international media to cite nuclear materials monitoring data compiled by the experts at the Monterey Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies.
Concerns about the security of nuclear materials and the prospects of a new nuclear arms treaty with Russia led National Public Radio and the Boston Globe to seek out CNS experts for comment.
The Monterey Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies was selected from a large number of candidates to manage and operate the new Vienna Center for Disarmament and Nonproliferation.
The Monterey Institute expands access to its graduate programs with a new method for students to meet the school’s language requirement.
A New York Times reviewer called CNS Senior Research Associate Avner Cohen’s new book on Israel’s nuclear policy “thoughtful, measured and deep, and very much worthy of wide consideration.”