Arms Control

Secretary Kerry: Remarks at the World Economic Forum in Davos

Secretary Kerry at Davos

There’s no room for sectarian division; there’s no room for anti-Semitism or Islamophobia; and no way forward except to demonstrate to the terrorists that every time they try to divide us, they strengthen our resolve. Like the million souls that last week spoke with a single voice in the streets of Paris, we must act as one.

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Ambassador Wood: the U. S. is firmly committed to achieving the peace and security of a world without nuclear weapons

Ambassador Robert Wood addresses the CD September 9, 2014

The United States remains ever-ready to work tirelessly with other CD Member States to help overcome the continuing impasse.

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Media Note: Bilateral Consultations With Iran in Zurich January 23-24

Under Secretary of State Wendy R. Sherman Travel to Berlin and Zurich Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC January 21, 2015   Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman will travel to Berlin, Germany January 21 to 22 for meetings with the political directors of the G-7 (Germany, the United Kingdom, […]

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US Rose Gottemoeller at Brookings on U.S. Nuclear Arms Policy

There should be no doubt: the U.S. commitment to achieving the peace and security of a world without nuclear weapons is unassailable.

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Ambassador Robert Wood: U.S. Perspectives on the Opportunities and Challenges of Nuclear Disarmament

U.S. Ambassador to the Conference on Disarmament Robert Wood

As President Obama has said, the path to zero will require patience and persistence. It requires a broad strategy aimed at strengthening the nonproliferation regime, preventing nuclear terrorism, and pursuing concrete steps that build a foundation for future progress and lead in the direction of nuclear disarmament.

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Acting Deputy Secretary of State Wendy R. Sherman Travel to Geneva / P5+1 Negotiations

Acting Deputy Secretary of State Wendy R. Sherman and the American negotiating team will meet on December 15–16 with Iranian officials in Geneva.

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Secretary Kerry at the Release of the Walk the Earth in Safety Report

Since 1993, the U.S. has been a leading contributor to the international demining efforts, providing more than $2.3 billion in assistance to over 90 countries in order to deal with this.

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US Welcomes Burma’s Accession to the Biological Weapons Convention

Burma Becomes BWC Member

Every country that joins the BWC sends a powerful message of solidarity with the international community that the possession and use of biological weapons should not be an option.

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Meeting of the States Parties to the Biological Weapons Convention

Ambassador Wood

“March 26th of next year will mark the 40th anniversary of the Entry into force of the Biological Weapons Convention. It’s a short document, but one with big aims.”

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Video: Ambassador Robert Wood Previews BWC Meeting of States Parties

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States Parties to the Biological Weapons Convention (BWC) meet December 1-5, 2015 in Geneva.

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