Barry Pavel

Senior Vice President and Director, Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security

Scowcroft Center For Strategy and Security

Ian Brzezinski

Senior Fellow, Transatlantic Security Initiative, Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security

Transatlantic Security Initiative

Matthew Kroenig

Deputy Director for Strategy, Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security

Scowcroft Center For Strategy and Security


Putin Saudi Arabia

Tue, Sep 17, 2019

He’s serious: Putin offers to sell air defense missiles to Saudi Arabia

While Iran's president and foreign minister laughed at the Russian president's statement, Putin offer should been seen as a serious one.

New Atlanticist by Mark N. Katz

Iran Missile Defense

Thu, Jun 27, 2019

The United States has few good options when it comes to India’s plans to purchase a Russian missile defense system

Despite US pressure and the threat of sanctions, the Indian government has no plans to scrap a deal to purchase the Russian S-400 air and missile defense system.

New Atlanticist by Sameer Ali Khan

India Missile Defense

Tue, Jun 25, 2019

Diplomacy surrounding the Korean peninsula

For more than half a century, the US-Japan and US-ROK alliances have played critical roles for maintenance and enhancement of peace and security in Northeast Asia, the entire Asia-Pacific region, and even the world. The future course of US-North Korea and inter-Korea negotiations over denuclearization and building a peace regime on the Korean Peninsula is […]

Report by Taisuke Mibae and James L. Schoff

Korea Missile Defense

Sat, Jun 1, 2019

Nuclear Futures in South Asia (Private Workshop)

On May 26, the South Asia Center hosted a private workshop with delegations from India and Pakistan in Istanbul, turkey. This event featured an introduction by Bharath Gopalaswamy, Nonresident Senior Fellow, Scowcroft Center, which was followed by a moderated discussion. Also in attendance were Ambassador Rakesh Sood, Distinguished Fellow at the Observer Research Foundation, and […]

Insights & Impact by Bridget Corna

India Missile Defense

Fri, Feb 1, 2019

US leaving INF Treaty could spark an arms race with Russia

“With the demise of the INF Treaty, New START will be the only remaining constraint on Russia’s formidable and growing nuclear capabilities," Alexander Vershbow says.

New Atlanticist by David A. Wemer

Arms Control Missile Defense

Fri, Jan 18, 2019

Kroenig in The Federalist: Trump’s Not Kidding When He Promises ‘Cutting-Edge’ Missile Defense

Read the full article here.

In the News by Matthew Kroenig

Missile Defense Security & Defense

Fri, Jan 18, 2019

A look at Trump’s missile defense strategy

The Missile Defense Review lays out the new technologies that the Pentagon wants to combat what it sees as a growing missile threat.

New Atlanticist by Ashish Kumar Sen

Missile Defense

Thu, Dec 20, 2018

Prospects for US-South Korean-Japanese trilateral security cooperation

Although assessing the intensity and depth of trilateral security cooperation or a lack thereof is hardly a new issue, the stakes are arguably the highest since the outbreak of the North Korean nuclear crisis in the early 1990s.

Report by Chung Min Lee

Defense Policy Japan

Mon, Oct 22, 2018

Trump right to call out Russia, but is quitting an arms control treaty the answer?

The Russians have “not only broken the INF Treaty, they have stomped all over it for well over a decade at least,” said Ellen O. Tauscher, a former US under secretary of State for arms control and international security.

New Atlanticist by Ashish Kumar Sen

Missile Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation

Sun, Oct 21, 2018

Trump to pull plug on arms control treaty with Russia

White House officials, especially National Security Advisor John Bolton, have been pushing to abandon the treaty as they believe it is limiting Washington’s ability to counter China’s growing nuclear arsenal in East Asia.

New Atlanticist by David A. Wemer

China Missile Defense