Nuclear Issues

CSIS’s International Security Program and the Project on Nuclear Issues analyze nuclear policy issues including deterrence, escalation, and arms control, and is the leading network of nuclear policy professionals.

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Photo: Alexander Zemlianichenko Jr/Xinhua/Getty Images

Photo: Alexander Zemlianichenko Jr/Xinhua/Getty Images

Why Russia Keeps Rattling the Nuclear Saber

On May 6, the Russian Ministry of Defence announced that its navy, air force, and ground missile forces would conduct tactical nuclear drills in the Southern Military District. These risky behaviors have drawn little-to-no response from the wider international community.

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Commentary by Heather Williams — May 20, 2024

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Williams
Director, Project on Nuclear Issues and Senior Fellow, International Security Program
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Kelsey Hartigan
Deputy Director, Project on Nuclear Issues and Senior Fellow, International Security Program
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Victor Cha
Senior Vice President for Asia and Korea Chair
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Shaan Shaikh
Deputy Director and Fellow, Missile Defense Project