Nuke Review Calls for Triad Modernization to Maintain Deterrence

The United States must recapitalize the nuclear triad and accompanying command-and-control system to continue to maintain deterrence into the future, Defense Secretary James N....

Pentagon Releases New Nuclear Strategy

The Nuclear Posture Review released today is a strategy to keep America safe with a deterrent that is modern and credible, Deputy Defense...

France says ‘go ahead’ to African security initiatives

France's Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on Tuesday encouraged African nations calling for greater autonomy over their security to "go for it", following the...

Russia Tests Combat Readiness of its Strategic Nuclear Forces

Russia on Thursday conducted large-scale military drills to test the combat readiness of its strategic nuclear forces, including launches of multiple ballistic missiles, Russian...

Nuclear Weapons: Who are the World’s Haves and Have Nots?

A large number of national representatives currently attending the General Assembly in New York have already signed the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of...

South Korea to Bring Back US Tactical Nuclear Missiles?

Opposition parties and sections of South Korea's media are stepping up calls for the government to invite the United States to reintroduce tactical nuclear...

China ‘strongly condemns’ North Korean nuclear test: foreign ministry

China strongly condemned North Korea's Sunday nuclear test, slamming Pyongyang for ignoring international condemnation of its atomic weapons programme. North Korea "has ignored the international...

North Korea: fears of nuclear test as earthquake detected

Geological agencies have detected an earthquake in North Korea that signals it conducted its sixth nuclear test. The presumed test rachets up tensions after...

US Says Open To Talk If North Korea Ready To Disarm

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Tuesday, after North Korea's Kim Jong-Un postponed a threat to fire missiles towards the US territory of Guam,...

North Korea threatens missile strike near US territory Guam

North Korea said on Wednesday (Aug 9) that it is considering strikes near US strategic military installations in Guam with its intermediate range ballistic...