Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

  • How do Russia and China think about and plan for possible conflict with the United States and its allies?
  • How do they expect to manage the risks of escalation?
  • How are they adjusting their toolkits to meet new requirements?
  • How should the United States and its allies respond?
  • What are the particular roles of U.S. and allied nuclear capabilities in meeting these challenges?
  • What are the particular requirements for U.S. assurance strategies?