Arms Control

U.S. Statement at Thematic Discussion on Other Disarmament Measures and International Security

At this year’s First Committee session, the United States is once again sponsoring its traditional resolution on “Compliance with non-proliferation, arms limitation and disarmament agreements and commitments.

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Ambassador Robert Wood at UNGA Thematic Discussion on Regional Disarmament and Security

The United States is strongly committed to strengthening partnerships and cooperation with regional and other inter-governmental organizations.

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Ambassador Wood: Statement at UNGA Thematic Discussion on Conventional Weapons

Statement by Ambassador Robert Wood at the U.N. General Assembly on international agreements regulating and limiting the use of conventional weapons.

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Ambassador Wood: Statement at UNGA First Committee Thematic Discussion on Nuclear Weapons

Ambassador Robert Wood

While we aspire to the goal of a nuclear-weapon-free world, we know that real and lasting disarmament will take sustained effort and commitment, requiring us to proceed in a deliberate and step-by-step way.

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Secretary Kerry: Remarks At The Friends of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Ministerial

I come here to reiterate the Obama Administration’s unshakable commitment to seeing this treaty ratified and entered into force.

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Frank A. Rose on the Threats to Outer Space and Multilateral Efforts toward a Stable and Sustainable Space Environment

For over five decades the global community has been inspired by humanity’s space endeavors.

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Remarks by President Obama in Address to the United Nations General Assembly

President Obama speaks at UN General Assembly

We come together at a crossroads between war and peace; between disorder and integration; between fear and hope.

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U.S. moves to reduce humanitarian impact of anti-personnel landmines

The United States is aligning its APL policy outside the Korean Peninsula with the key requirements of the Ottawa Convention.

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Landmine Policy: U.S. Underscores Commitment to the Spirit and Humanitarian aims of the Ottawa Convention

In a significant step forward, the United States announced that we will not use these mines outside of the Korean Peninsula, where our actions are governed by the unique situation there.

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Biography of Ambassador Robert Wood, U.S. Permanent Representative to the Conference on Disarmament

Ambassador Robert Wood

U.S. Permanent Representative to the Conference on Disarmament and U.S. Special Representative for Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention (BWC) Issues Ambassador Robert A. Wood arrived in Geneva on August 13, 2014 to assume his duties as the U.S. Representative to the Conference on Disarmament and U.S. Special Representative for Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention (BWC) […]

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