State Department director discusses India-Pakistan nuclear issues

Mitchell Reiss, director of policy planning for the U.S. State Department, gave the keynote address for a recent CISAC-sponsored Conference on South Asia and the Nuclear Future, held June 4-5 at Stanford. Reiss discussed the major obstacles to peace and stability in India and Pakistan, the steps the Bush administration is taking to collaborate with and strengthen both countries, and the international community's role in promoting nuclear non-proliferation in the region.