Middle East & Persian Gulf

  • June 20, 2011 - By Joe Cirincione
  • Joe appears on Fox News to discuss WMDs in Libya. 

    March 8, 2011 - By Reid Pauly
  • In a stunning trans-Atlantic announcement on December 19, 2003, British Prime Minister Tony Blair and President Bush said Libya had agreed, after nine months of secret talks, to publicly disclose and dismantle all nuclear,

    March 1, 2011 - By Joe Cirincione
  • As a free Egypt transforms itself, analysts are nervously watching for signs of new nuclear ambitions. Concern revolves around three issues:

    February 13, 2011 - By Joe Cirincione
  • Joe appears on Fox News to discuss WMD programs in Egypt.  

    February 9, 2011 - By Reid Pauly
  • With Egypt's revolutionary protests dominating the news, Mohamed ElBaradei has been in the spotlight as an important political figure in a new Egypt.

    February 4, 2011 - By Margaret Swink
  • Joe speaks with Ed Shultz on MSNBC about protests in Egypt and throughout the Middle East. 

    January 31, 2011 - By Reid Pauly
  • As the 189 signatories to the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty gather in New York this week for the five-year review of the progress toward the goals of the treaty, Ploughshares Fund staff, board members and grantees are providing analysis and commentary on the range of issues under discussion, from Iran's nuclear program to global efforts to achieve a nuclear weapon-free world. 

    June 1, 2010 - By Deborah Bain
  • Iran has made headlines this week due to the news of a trilateral deal to transfer 1200 kg of LEU with Turkey and Brazil.

    May 21, 2010 - By Elise Connor
  • May 13, 2010 - By Deborah Bain