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…Read More Here
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…Read More Here
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…Read More Here
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…Read More Here
By Huma Rehman North Korea’s recent powerful nuclear test, i.e detonating hydrogen bomb, has stirred debates within the world’s major powers’ Foreign Policy corners since it has widened the challenges and implications for the US, China and world at large in various ways. UK, France, Russia and many other states declared North Korea’s recent nuclear…Read More Here