Issues / War & Peace
A pretext for the deployment of tactical nuclear weapons in European states is to free them from the need to develop nuclear weapons.
Did an FPIF columnist convince Barack Obama to oppose the Iraq war?
Battlefield, or "tactical," nuclear weapons may be more of a threat than the larger "strategic" warheads.
Barack Obama is a smart guy. So why has he spent the last four years executing such a dumb foreign policy?
Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu's demand that a "clear red line" be set on Iran is ironic in light of Israel's policy of strategic ambiguity toward its own nuclear weapons.
It becomes more and more difficult to pretend that Israel doesn't have a nuclear-weapons program and that Iran does.
An attack on Iran would put International Atomic Energy inspectors at risk.
When it comes to foreign policy, significant transformation is as unlikely in Washington as it is in Pyongyang.
A review of Gregory Johnsen's "The Last Refuge: al-Qaeda and America's War in Yemen."
In the end, what are nuclear weapons, but war writ large?