North Korea Could Attempt Nuclear Test Soon

MosNews, North Korea has the ability to set off a nuclear explosion, but should it do so, it would face international sanctions and military...

Nuclear disarmament to bring simultaneous rewards to NKorea: official

, SEOUL (AFP): North Korea can expect to improve ties with the United States and get economic assistance simultaneously with its moves to dismantle...

Two South Korea nuclear reactors shut down

Two South Korean 1,000-megawatt nuclear reactors were shut down Tuesday at separate plants, both as a result of unrelated systems malfunctions, operators said. The...

Iran nuclear standoff: four years of rising tension

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, TEHRAN: A timeline of the crisis over Iran's nuclear programme:2002 August: An exiled Iranian opposition group says the country is building secret underground...

North Korea may stage atom test to boost heir: think-tank

North Korea may carry out another atomic test next year to bolster the status of leader-in-waiting Kim Jong-Un, a Seoul state think-tank said Friday,...

US leads boycott of nuclear weapons ban talks

More than 100 countries on Monday launched the first UN talks aimed at achieving a legally binding ban on nuclear weapons, as Washington led...
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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...

World Powers Must Accept A Nuclear Iran: Larijani

TEHRAN: Iranian parliament speaker Ali Larijani said on Sunday world powers must accept the Islamic republic as a nuclear power as top officials vowed...

North Korea approves nuclear strike on United States

North Korea dramatically escalated its warlike rhetoric on Thursday, warning that it had authorised plans for nuclear strikes on targets in the United States. "The...

Pakistan opposes new India-US nuclear deal

Pakistan Tuesday said it opposed a new nuclear deal signed between the US and India during a recent trip to New Delhi by President...