The probability of mutual nuclear attacks of the US and Russia is small, however, their nuclear arsenals are a threat, said the experts of the magazine Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists RIA Novosti.
Russia and China are not going to attack USA with nuclear weapons. The real danger will happen in the event of loss of nuclear weapons or loss of nuclear materials, said a member of the Council for science and security group Robert Latifa. “I think the bigger danger of use of nuclear weapons by other countries. Maybe that’s Pakistan for you,” said he.
In his opinion, the probability of nuclear conflict between Russia and the United States small. Great concern should call those States where the system of arms control weaker.
“I am concerned about the possibility of an exchange of blows, deliberate or not, between Pakistan and India,” says Professor Sharon Squassoni. She noted the need for greater dialogue between Russia and the United States on non-proliferation and arms control.
Experts Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists moved the hands of the previously symbolic doomsday clock, which movement reflects the level of danger to humanity. Therefore, the activists drew attention that the situation of international security has deteriorated. In the statement project it is noted that on the day of reckoning brings humanity nuclear weapons, climate change, and misinformation in the virtual space.
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