China Strategic Expert On Nuclear Arms Dimensions Of LAC Crisis, Military Capabilities And More (moneycontrol)
In the second of MoneyControl’s exclusive interviews with top Chinese experts on the Line of Actual Control crisis in Ladakh, Praveen Swami, Group Consulting Editor, Network18 speaks to Dr. Zhao Tong on the impact it will have on Asia’s nuclear-weapons dynamics. Dr. Zhao is a strategic affairs expert at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace’s Tsinghua Centre in Beijing, and specialises in issues linked to nuclear weapons policies. Watch the video for highlights from the interview.
In 2014, five of the largest peace and security funders in the United States joined forces to develop a new, collective approach to incentivizing and rewarding innovation in the nuclear threat field. What emerged was N Square, a path-breaking initiative built on the idea that new forms of cross-sector collaboration—combined with the sheer ingenuity of an engaged public—will accelerate the achievement of internationally agreed goals to reduce nuclear dangers.
The Day After (ABC Motion Pictures)
The Day After is an American television film that first aired on November 20, 1983, on the ABC television network. It was seen by more than 100 million people during its initial broadcast is currently the highest-rated television film in history. The film postulates a fictional war between NATO forces and the Warsaw Pact that rapidly escalates into a full-scale nuclear exchange between the United States and the Soviet Union. However, the action itself focuses on the residents of Lawrence, Kansas and Kansas City, Missouri, as well as several family farms situated near nuclear missile silos.