Political Consequences of Mistaking Meteorite for ICBM
Hans Kristensen explained to Task & Purpose (external link) that the meteorite that exploded over Thule Air Base in Greenland could have impacted early warning systems to detect possible nuclear first-strikes.
Tariff Escalation: A Timeline, and More from CRS
Steven Aftergood (Director, Project on Government Secrecy) uploaded new Congressional Research Service reports on U.S.-North Korea relations, Iran’s ballistic missile and space launch programs, and North Korea’s ballistic missile and nuclear programs.
Trump Receives New Letter From Kim Jong Un, White House Confirms
Ankit Panda (Adjunct Senior Fellow, Defense Posture Project) wrote for The Diplomat (external link): For Kim Jong-un, “building goodwill with Trump and avoiding the precise details of what the phrase “complete denuclearization” entails is ideal.”
Trump Says New Images Show North Korea Has Begun Dismantling 'Key Missile Site'
Dr. Adam Mount (Director, Defense Posture Project) told CNN (external link): North Korea’s dismantling of its Sohae test site is a “helpful” but not “major” step toward disarmament.
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