Arms Control

Report of the OPCW Fact-Finding Mission in Syria Regarding an Alleged Incident in Saraqib, Syrian Arab Republic on 4 February 2018

The FFM “determined that chlorine, released from cylinders through mechanical impact, was likely used as a chemical weapon on 4 February 2018 in the Al Talil neighborhood of Saraqib.”

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Secretary Mike Pompeo’s Remarks on President Trump’s Decision to Withdraw From the JCPOA

As we exit the Iran deal, we will be working with our allies to find a real, comprehensive, and lasting solution to the Iranian threat.

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NPT PrepCom: Closing Statement by U.S. Ambassador Robert Wood

Preventing the proliferation of nuclear weapons remains the central and fundamental benefit of the NPT to all States Party.

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Ambassador Robert Wood: NPT PrepCom Cluster 3 – Specific Issue-Withdrawal

As we review the implementation of the Treaty, it is important to consider the current challenges and how we can adapt and respond to preserve the benefits of the Treaty for all.

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Ambassador Robert Wood: NPT PrepCom Cluster 3 – Specific Issue Strengthened Review Process

The United States remains committed to the 1995 decision related to Art VIII on strengthening the review process.

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U.S. Statement at NPT PrepCom in Cluster 3: Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy

As we approach the NPT’s 50thanniversary, the United States reaffirms its commitment to promoting the peaceful uses of nuclear energy in accordance with Article IV of the Treaty and in support of the development goals of NPT Parties.

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Ambassador Robert Wood: NPT PrepCom Cluster 2: Regional Issues

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The United States continues to support the long-term goal of NPT universality, and we remain committed to efforts to strengthen and uphold the Treaty.

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Ambassador Robert Wood: NPT PrepCom Cluster 2 – Nonproliferation

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The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty is an enduring foundation for the common security interests of all states.

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Ambassador Robert Wood: NPT PrepCom Cluster 1: Nuclear Disarmament and Security Assurances

Statement by the United States in Cluster 1: Nuclear Disarmament and Security Assurances Second Session of the Preparatory Committee for the 2020 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons Ambassador Robert A. Wood Permanent Representative of the United States to the Conference on Disarmament Geneva, April 26, 2018 […]

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Statement by Assistant Secretary Ford at the NPT PrepCom / Cluster 1 – Disarmament

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Statement by the United States in Cluster 1: Disarmament Second Session of the Preparatory Committee for the 2020 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons Christopher A. Ford Assistant Secretary for International Security and Nonproliferation U.S. Department of State Wednesday, April 25, 2018 Mr. Chairman, The international community […]

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