France Wants German Role in Nuclear Defense: Report

Agence France-Presse, President Nicolas Sarkozy has asked Germany to open talks about a possible role the country could play in France’s nuclear defense system,...

Most Britons Want International Deal Banning All Nuclear Weapons

, London (AFP): Some 64 percent of the British public believe that their government should back an international agreement banning all nuclear weapons, according...

Iran flexes military muscle ahead of nuclear showdown

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, TEHRAN: Iran just wrapped up a week of hyped-up war games which the regime used as much to rally local support as...

Experts Ask US To Use Ex-Soviet Plan To End Korean Nuclear Crisis

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Washington: A group of experts urged the United States Friday to use programs once used to contain the former Soviet Union's weapons...

Australia to sell uranium to India: report

Agence France-Presse, SYDNEY: Australia has agreed to sell uranium to India for use in nuclear power plants even though New Delhi has not signed...

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...

We’ll hit NATO shield in Turkey if threatened: Iran

Iran will target NATO's missile shield in neighbouring Turkey if it is threatened by military action, the commander of the aerospace division of the...

Draft US Defense Paper Outlines Preventive Nuclear Strikes

AFP, Washington: A new draft US defense paper calls for preventive nuclear strikes against state and non-state adversaries in order to deter them from...

Japan can hold nuclear arms for self-defence – govt

,  TOKYO (Reuters): Japan's constitution allows it to possess nuclear weapons as long as they are kept to a minimum level necessary for self-defence,...

Russia rules out cuts to nuclear deterrent budget

MOSCOW: Russia does not plan to cut budget spending on the development of the country's nuclear deterrent despite the ongoing economic crisis, the defense...