While India’s nuclear arsenal has been growing over recent years, little mention is made of this fact in reports and assessments in the international discourse relating to South Asian strategic stability. And there has, recently, been much hysteria in international circles about Pakistan’s nuclear arsenal. Pakistan has rejected the exaggerated claims about the growth of […]
by Muhammad Faisal Research Fellow, Center for International Strategic Studies (CISS), Islamabad The fourth nuclear security summit – the biennial conclave of heads of governments from around the world – concluded recently in Washington, DC. The final summit focused on securing nuclear materials, preventing nuclear terrorism, strengthening national and international nuclear security regimes, and charting […]
By Huma Rehman As the growing menace of nuclear terrorism, evolving threats and emerging actors will continue to pose challenges to the nuclear security parameters. Spread of terrorism across the world brought renewed focus on efforts to secure nuclear weapons and materials around the world. The threat of terrorism made nuclear and radioactive materials more […]
By Huma Rehman In post 9/11 scenario concerns regarding nuclear proliferation and terrorism became serious matter for global policy makers. States cognizant of the emerging challenges took steps to strengthen nuclear security regime. Nuclear security is defined as the prevention and detection of, and response to theft, sabotage, unauthorized access, illegal transfer or other malicious […]
Executive Director CISS Ambassador (rtd) Ali Sarwar Naqvi gave a farewell lunch in the honor of Argentinean Ambassador to Pakistan H.E. Amb Rodolfo Saravina at Islamabad Club on March 4, 2016.
The spectre of Pakistan’s insecure nuclear arsenal has again been raised in a US State Department briefing, when Deputy Spokesman Mark Toner answered an Indian journalist’s question about the security of Pakistan’s tactical nuclear weapons. This is a ghost that is trotted out every now and then to raise doubts and suspicions about Pakistan’s nuclear […]