North Korean Test Would Pose Unacceptable Threat: U.S.

, A nuclear test by North Korea would pose an "unacceptable threat" to peace and stability in the world and would further isolate the...

Iran to expand enrichment in defiance of sanctions

, Iran has vowed to start work immediately on drastically expanding its capacity to enrich uranium, defying the first ever UN sanctions against the...

No plans to change US nuke strike rules: Pentagon chief

US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Tuesday the Pentagon has no plans to pursue a "no-first-use" nuclear weapons policy. His remarks at a nuclear research...

Iran makes progress in nuclear drive: report

Agencies, UN nuclear inspectors say Iran is pressing ahead on a larger scale than ever with the uranium enrichment activities that Western powers suspect...

US angered by ‘provocative’ NKorea nuclear plant

WASHINGTON: US officials accused North Korea of flouting UN sanctions and seeking to destabilize the region amid the latest claims that the secretive state...

Pakistan expands nuclear arsenal: report

WASHINGTON: Pakistan is rapidly expanding its nuclear arsenal, raising questions in the US Congress whether billions of dollars in proposed military aid to strife-torn...

Air Force Demilitarizes Backlog of Nuclear Weapons Components

KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE: Air Force officials here have undertaken a massive effort to demilitarize more than 100,000 nuclear weapons-related legacy assets from its...

ACT Futures Branch Readies for Radiological Detection Experiment

, NORFOLK: Countering the threat of illicit trafficking of chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear (CBRN) substances is a significant element of Allied Command Transformation

Air Force Nuclear Force Anticipates Budget Constraints

The Air Force Global Strike Command predicts budget cuts triggered by sequestration will reduce B-52 flying hours by 10 percent and lead to a...

NKorea has produced more bomb-making plutonium

Seoul: North Korea announced Tuesday it has produced more plutonium for its atomic weapons programme, putting further pressure on the United States to start...