US-Russia 123 Agreement: Prospects for Civil Nuclear Cooperation
Friday, June 13, 2008 4:00 am - 4:00 am CSIS
Lunch briefing for Congressional staffers featuring Daniel B. Poneman, a Principal of the Scowcroft Group. The topic of discussion was a recently concluded agreement between the United States and the Russian Federation that establishes a legal framework between the two countries for cooperation in the civil nuclear sector. The meeting focused on the history of the agreement, its likely impact on US nonproliferation efforts, and its importance for broader US-Russian cooperation.