Publications by Henry D. Sokolski

Prof. Henry Sokolski discusses U.S.-Vietnam nuclear deal

Publication Date: Tuesday, October 22, 2013

On October 10, Secretary of State John Kerry revealed that while one team of State Department negotiators was trying to get Iran to back off producing nuclear fuels that can also be used as explosives, another team negotiated a U.S.-Vietnam Civil Nuclear Cooperation Agreement - which Kerry initialed - that contains no legal bars to such fuel activities.   {read more}

Prof. Sokolski in WSJ: India Unmasks America's Nuclear Liabilities

Publication Date: Thursday, September 16, 2010

Prof. Henry Sokolski's article on "India Unmasks America's Nuclear Liabilities: Private companies should insure themselves, not ask Delhi to do it for them" recently appeared in the Wall Street Journal online.   {read more}

Prof. Sokolski writes about "America's Nuclear Vietnam" in National Review Online

Publication Date: Thursday, August 12, 2010

In a recent National Review Online article entitled "America's Nuclear Vietnam," IWP Professor Henry Sokolski comments on the recent US-Vietnam nuclear negotiations.  {read more}

Prof. Sokolski's article "Missiles for Peace" in Armed Forces Journal

Publication Date: Wednesday, July 14, 2010

IWP Professor Henry Sokolski, Executive Director of Nonproliferation Policy Education Center, and Former Deputy for Nonproliferation Policy, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy, was recently published in the Armed Forces Journal.   {read more}

Prof. Sokolski in CFR: "Controlling the Further Spread of Nuclear Weapons"

Publication Date: Thursday, April 29, 2010

The Council on Foreign Relations recently published an article by IWP Professor Henry Sokolski on "Controlling the Further Spread of Nuclear Weapons."   {read more}

Prof. Sokolski writes about "The Nuclear Crowd" in the Armed Forces Journal

Publication Date: Thursday, April 22, 2010

In a recent Armed Forces Journal article, IWP Professor Henry Sokolski discusses "The nuclear crowd: Global proliferation trends that will test America's security."  {read more}

IWP's Sokolski co-authors WMD terrorism report

Publication Date: Thursday, December 4, 2008

"The Report of the Commission on the Prevention of WMD Proliferation and Terrorism," the high-profile congressional commission report that has received considerable attention in the media had the benefit of calling on the expertise of IWP Adjunct Professor Henry Sokolski.   {read more}

Advice for the nuclear abolitionists

Publication Date: 12 May 2008

Most nations, and unfortunately our own State Department, mistakenly interpret the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) as recognizing and protecting a country's right to acquire all the technology and materials related to a nuclear energy program so long as it is declared to be for civilian use only and is open to monitoring by the International Atomic Energy Agency.  {read more}

Congress hears professor's nonproliferation policy proposals

Bush’s Global Nonproliferation Policy: Seven More Proposals

Publication Date: March 30, 2004

Professor Henry Sokolski testifies before a Congressional committee, offering seven proposals to fight weapons proliferation.  {read more}

Nonproliferation Hinges on North Korea

Wall Street Journal

Publication Date: August 18, 2003

Some governments involved with proliferation might see the North Korean talks as an end in themselves. So long as we are negotiating, they hope, Washington can hardly risk killing the talks by taking any adverse actions (e.g., terminating the reactors, interdicting weapons-related shipments, identifying Pyongyang at the U.N. as an NPT violator and possibly sanctioning it there, etc.). Moreover, the longer the talks go without resolving any of the key issues, the more likely it is that the U.S. will be forced by the others at the table to make concessions, setting additional advantageous precedents for Iran.  {read more}