Pakistan rejects US intelligence report on nuclear weapons

Agence France-Presse, ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's foreign ministry rejected on Wednesday a US intelligence report that "vulnerabilities exist" in the military's control of its nuclear weapons. The...

US gains momentum destroying chemical weapon stockpiles

The U.S. Army has destroyed more than 70-percent of its stockpiles of chemical weapons -- some dating as far back as to the World...

Deadline in doubt in tense Iran nuclear talks

Iran and the US admitted during tense talks Sunday they are highly likely to miss a looming deadline to nail down a historic nuclear...

Nuclear issue off limits in US-Iraq talks: Iran

Agence France-Presse, TEHRAN: Iran said on Sunday its nuclear standoff with the West will be strictly off the agenda when Iranian officials hold rare...

Japan stops uncontrolled leak from nuclear plant

An accidental leak of highly radioactive water into the ocean from a Japanese nuclear plant was stopped Wednesday, boosting efforts to contain the worst...

Indian nuclear security measures weaker than Pakistan’s: report

A report examining nuclear security worldwide suggests India's "nuclear security measures may be weaker than those of Pakistan", but says the risk "appears to...

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...

Iran insists on right to nuclear technology

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, TEHRAN: Iran on Monday insisted on its right to peaceful nuclear technology but said negotiations were the best way to solve disputes...

Chemical weapons watchdog urges destruction of all chemical arms stockpiles

Agence France-Presse, The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) used its 10th anniversary Wednesday to call on all countries to sign the...

US backs new European resolution on Iran sanctions

, WASHINGTON: Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice expressed optimism Monday that the UN Security Council will finally impose sanctions on Iran over its nuclear...