Press Releases

16 November 2017

Former Nuclear Commander, Diplomats and Top Experts Applaud Legislation Banning Nuclear First Strikes

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Yesterday, following a historic Senate hearing examining the U.S. nuclear launch process and the president’s unbridled authority to use nuclear weapons, House Armed Services Committee Ranking Member Adam Smith (D-WA) introduced a bill that would make it the policy of the United States not to use nuclear weapons first.

2 November 2017

Global Zero Responds To Ballooning Costs of Rebuilding US Nuclear Arsenal

Yesterday, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released new numbers showing that the United States is on track to spend more than $1.2 trillion over the next three decades to maintain and upgrade its massive nuclear arsenal.

13 October 2017

Global Zero Slams Trump’s Decision To Undermine Iran Deal

The President just landed a triple-blow to U.S. national security, American credibility, and the nation’s longstanding alliances. There are no upsides to this decision.

11 October 2017

Anti-Nuke Group On Reports Trump Wanted ‘Tenfold’ Increase In US Nuclear Arsenal

Earlier today, NBC News reported that President Trump said he wanted what amounted to a nearly tenfold increase in the US nuclear arsenal during a meeting of the nation’s highest-ranking national security officials, this summer.

11 October 2017

Nuclear Crisis Group to Donald Trump: “Don’t Lead Us Down the Path to War with Iran”

Today, members of the Nuclear Crisis Group, led by Ronald Reagan’s chief START negotiator Amb. Richard Burt, Bill Clinton’s Under Secretary of State Amb. Thomas Pickering, and Barack Obama’s Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Gen. (ret.) James E. Cartwright, released a letter urging Donald Trump to stick with the Iran nuclear deal.


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