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...

US, Russia cutting nuke arsenals, but modernizing: study

The world's biggest nuclear powers, the US and Russia, are slowly reducing their nuclear arsenals but are modernizing their capacities, the Stockholm International Peace...

US, Russia to hold second day of nuclear arms talks

MOSCOW: The United States and Russia were set to hold a second day of talks aimed at replacing a landmark Cold War-era nuclear disarmament...

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,...

UN to reveal new evidence of Iran atomic bomb drive

A new report from the UN atomic watchdog this week will provide fresh evidence of Iran's nuclear weapons drive, diplomats said Sunday, as Israel...

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...
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Satellite images show tunnelling at North Korea test site

Satellite imagery has revealed new tunneling work at North Korea's nuclear test site, but nothing that points to an imminent detonation, a US research...

Poland needs nuclear arms to ward off Russia: Walesa

Polish anti-communist icon Lech Walesa said Poland should procure nuclear weapons as a safeguard against Russia, which it blames for stoking the crisis in...
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UN atomic chief warns on ‘nuclear terrorism’

The world needs to do more to prevent "nuclear terrorism", the head of the UN atomic watchdog has warned ahead of an important...

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...