Defence and Nuclear

Pakistan and the nuclear deterrent

Lord Owen comments: “In the outline agreement reached two days ago in Geneva between Iran and the US, UK, Russia, China, France and Germany, we can see the relevance of Pakistan’s history and its possession of nuclear weapons.”  Read his Statement in full here: Pakistan & the Nuclear Deterrent

Senior UK parliamentarians urge nuclear disarmament must remain priority in 2012

Statement made on Friday 11 May 2012

To read the full statement please click here

Extract from Nuclear Papers

Extract from Lord Owen’s book, Nuclear Papers (Liverpool University Press, 2009)

Some Republicans are trying to attack President Obama for his decisions in the nuclear field in the mistaken belief that they represent weakness in the face of Russian protests. I do not believe that this criticism can be sustained on any rational basis. Click here to read the full extract…