Russia cites ‘threats’ as nuclear arsenal boosted

Moscow: President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday that Russia must defend itself if threatened, as the US warned against a return to a "Cold War...

Pentagon chief says Iran nuclear deal does not ‘prevent military option’

Tel Aviv: The Iran nuclear deal does not mean military action is off the table when it comes to stopping Tehran from obtaining an...
North Korea's Nodong missiles

Denuclearizing North Korea a ‘lost cause,’ US intel chief says

Efforts to convince North Korea to give up its nuclear program and "denuclearize" the Korean Peninsula are bound to fail, US Director of National...

Pakistan feels heat from nuclear powers over talks block

Geneva: Pakistan came under severe pressure from the major nuclear powers on Thursday to end its defiance of 64 other countries in blocking international...

NATO, US Muscle Flexing Pulls Nukes Back Into Global Game of Thrones

NATO's military buildup on Russia's borders, as well as the US muscle flexing in Europe has resulted in what German newspaper Suddeutsche Zeitung called...

Iran, major powers strike nuclear deal: diplomat

Vienna: Major powers and Iran struck a historic deal Tuesday aimed at ensuring Tehran does not acquire a nuclear bomb, in return for sanctions...

North Korea leader hails missiles, calls for nuclear build-up

Kim Jong Un labelled North Korea’s latest missile tests “perfect”, state media said Tuesday (Sept 6), as he called for the isolated state to...

North Korea’s mini ‘H-bomb’: a bigger bang?

Hydrogen bombs, which North Korea said Wednesday it tested for the first time, have a destructive power to dwarf even the nuclear weapons...

Radiation Forces US 7th Fleet to Reposition Ships

The U.S. 7th Fleet has temporarily repositioned its ships and aircraft away from Japan’s Fukushima Dai-Ichi Nuclear Power Plant after detecting low-level contamination in...

Nuclear agreement a ‘hard sell’ to US Congress

A top US Republican said a potential historic nuclear deal with Iran would be a "hard sell" in Congress, as talks neared their final...