“Today the danger of some sort of a nuclear catastrophe is greater than it was during the Cold War and most people are blissfully unaware of this danger...Because we don't understand the dangers, we make no serious attempt to repair the hostility between the United States and Russia. And so we are allowing ourselves to sleepwalk into another catastrophe.
We must wake up.”
- Interview with William J. Perry
former U.S. Secretary of Defense
How people on the street
in Russia and the United States
—the two countries with over 90% of the nuclear weapons—
see each other and the nuclear risk