This section includes key reports and documents relating to nuclear security. These documents have been drawn from work done by the Project on Managing the Atom, as well as from other leading experts working on nuclear security. We have broken this section into three main topics: Threats and Vulnerabilities, Progress and Work Remaining, and Recommendations for Action.
"The liberation of Mosul and the inevitable, approaching liberation of Raqqa in Syria will not be the end of the Islamic State and its evil ideology. But they crush the group’s pretense to having an actual “state” based upon it. As its surviving leaders scurry to the corners of the desert, no longer can they claim to head a winning movement. Their defeat diminishes the inspiration for violent extremists, or simply lost souls on social media, to attack Americans and our friends. This is a necessary step forward in combating terrorism. Americans are safer for it."