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Cooperative Threat Reduction, Missile Defense, and the Nuclear Future

by Michael Krepon

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Political Science,
  • Textbooks,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Military - Nuclear Warfare,
  • Political Freedom & Security - International Secur,
  • History : Military - Nuclear Warfare,
  • Political Science / International Security

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8400715M
    ISBN 101403972001
    ISBN 109781403972002

    These conditions require a response that removes the threat missile by missile, warhead by warhead, person by person, and factory by factory. The U.S. response does just that. U.S. Government Response. Congress responded to these conditions and associated threats by initiating the Cooperative Threat Reduction (CTR) program in November The Nunn-Lugar cooperative threat reduction policy began as a congressional initiative in November , one month before the Soviet Union collapsed. Senators Sam Nunn (D-GA) and Richard Lugar (R-IN) built a bipartisan plan that would use defense dollars to assist Russia and the other former Soviet republics in reducing the threat posed by the.

      -- Robert B. Oakley, Distinguished Research Fellow, National Defense University and former U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan "It is rare for a book to be both provocative and balanced, but Nuclear Risk Reduction in South Asia is exactly that. The authors are provocative in identifying new and serious nuclear problems that are emerging in the region.   President Obama visits Army post Fort McNair to mark the 20th anniversary of the Cooperative Threat Reduction U.S.-Russia program to secure nuclear weapons in former Soviet states. .

    leading thinking about cooperative threat reduction with post-Soviet entities. In the early s it focused increasingly on strengthening the nonproliferation regime. Since one of its primary interests has been exploring the future of cooperative strategies to reduce nuclear/strategic dangers. That future faces many challenges.   So this amendment recognizes the most immediate threat comes from these materials and therefore is putting additional resources from the National Missile Defense Program, modest changes, to approach this major effort with respect to cooperative threat reduction. The funds would come from our ground-based midcourse defense system.


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Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an. Now that the Cold War has been replaced by asymmetric warfare, treaties based on nuclear overkill and national vulnerability are outdated and must be adapted to a far different world.

A new strategic concept of Cooperative Threat Reduction is needed to replace MAD. A balance is needed that combines military might with strengthened treaty regimes. In this book, Michael Krepon analyzes nuclear issues such as missile defenses, space warfare, and treaties, and argues that the United States is on a dangerous course.

During the Cold War, Mutual Assured Destruction, or MAD, facilitated strategic. The Cooperative Threat Reduction (CTR) Program was an initiative housed within the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA).

The CTR program is better known as the Nunn–Lugar Act based on the Soviet Nuclear Threat Reduction Act of which was authored and cosponsored by Sens. Sam Nunn (D-GA) and Richard Lugar (R-IN). Cooperative Threat Reduction, Missile Defense and the Nuclear Future by M Krepon starting at $ Cooperative Threat Reduction, Missile Defense and the Nuclear Future has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

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Krepon M. () Missile Defense from the Cold War to Asymmetric Warfare. In: Cooperative Threat Reduction, Missile Defense and the Nuclear Future. Palgrave Macmillan, New York. The History of Cooperative Threat Reduction (CTR) CTR, also known as ‘the Nunn-Lugar program,’ was devised as an emergency response to a collapsed Soviet Empire possess nuclear weapons, an estima tons of chemical weapons (CW), and a robust biological capability spread over what would rapidly evolve into 15 sovereign states spanning.

Cooperative Threat Reduction Information Management and Technology Directorate Nuclear Enterprise The Defense Threat Reduction Agency enables the Department of Defense, the United States Government and International Partners to counter and deter Weapons of Mass Destruction and Improvised Threat Networks.

ANTICIPATE AND UNDERSTAND FUTURE. Get this from a library. Cooperative threat reduction, missile defense, and the nuclear future. [Michael Krepon] -- In this book, Michael Krepon analyzes nuclear issues such as missile defenses, space warfare, and treaties, and argues that the United States is on a dangerous course.

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cooperative threat-reduction efforts have begun to eclipse treaties in their importance and scope. The strategic concept of cooperative threat reduction can also be harmonized to missile defense deployments, as long as the mix of nuclear offense and defense is reassuring and transparent to prospective partners.

The $ billion missile defense budget includes $ billion for the Missile Defense Agency, $ billion in regional and strategic missile defense capabilities outside of MDA, and $ billion.

by Justin Bresolin. Updated by Brenna Gautam. June Origin and Purpose. The Department of Defense Cooperative Threat Reduction (CTR) Program, also known as the Nunn-Lugar Program, was created for the purpose of securing and dismantling weapons of mass destruction and their associated infrastructure in the former states of the Soviet Union.

Free 2-day shipping. Buy Cooperative Threat Reduction, Missile Defense and the Nuclear Future (Hardcover) at nd: M Krepon. Cooperative Threat Reduction Programs for the Next Ten Years and Beyond Proceedings of a Symposium—in Brief INTRODUCTION.

The Cooperative Threat Reduction (CTR) Program was created by the United States after the dissolution of the Soviet Union to provide financial assistance and technical expertise to secure or eliminate nuclear weapons delivery systems.

The number used for the FY budget request for ballistic missile defense (BMD) includes the $ million cost of the Space-Based Infrared Sensors-High (SBIRS-High), crucial to the functioning of a potential missile defense and with limited utility for anything but missile defense, with the $ billion figure for BMD to reach a total of $ MICHAEL KREPON is Founding President of the Henry L.

Stimson Center, USA. He is author and editor of nine books, including Cooperative Threat Reduction, Missile Defense, and Nuclear Future (Palgrave ). He teaches in the Department of Politics at the University of.

The Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) is an agency within the United States Department of Defense (DoD) and is the official Combat Support Agency for countering weapons of mass destruction (chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and high explosives).According to the agency's Strategic Plan for Fiscal Years tothe DTRA mission "enables DoD.

the Kashmir dispute, strategic arms control, missile defenses, and the utilization of confidence-building measures to alleviate tensions. This essay is drawn from his forthcoming book, Cooperative Threat Reduction, Missile Defense, and the Nuclear Future (New York: Palgrave, ).

T he Cold War has been replaced by asymmetric war.Download Citation | Vulnerability, Risk, and Missile Defense | The Cold War strategy of containment was designed, in George Kennan’s original game plan, to hold the fort until Democracy JL.November 1, DoD creates the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) as a successor to the Defense Nuclear Agency (DNA).

9 DTRA is responsible for nuclear stockpile stewardship and accountability to include surety inspections of military nuclear units to ensure they meet safe and readiness standards. It also becomes the point agency for.