Wilson Center Experts

Joseph Patrick Harahan

Woodrow Wilson Fellows
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
Affiliation:
Senior Historian, Defense Threat Reduction Agency, U.S. Department of Defense
Wilson Center Project(s):
With Courage and Persistence?the United States, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, and Ukraine and the Cooperative Threat Reduction Program, 1992-2004.
Term:
Sep 01, 2005
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Jun 01, 2006

Project Summary

This book project narrates and analyzes how five nations- United States, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, and Ukraine- led by the U.S. negotiated, defined, planned, and then implemented a cooperative threat reduction program to secure, and then dismantle and destroy excess strategic nuclear, chemical, and biological weapons and facilities from 1992 to 2004.