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Nuke Review Calls for Triad Modernization to Maintain Deterrence

The United States must recapitalize the nuclear triad and accompanying command-and-control system to continue to maintain deterrence into the future, Defense Secretary James N....

US Air Force head ‘concerned’ about no-first-use nukes

The head of the US Air Force on Thursday said she would be "concerned" if President Barack Obama were to formally declare a "no-first-use"...

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...

Special Forces and Nuclear Weapons: The New Russian Military Threat

Over the past several weeks as events in Crimea and eastern Ukraine have unfolded, the world has had a chance to see the new...

US to Spend $1 Trillion on Nukes, but Payoff Unclear: Study

The United States plans to spend $1 trillion on upgrading and maintaining its nuclear arsenal over the next 30 years, but delays in replacing...

North Korea Takes ‘Positive First Step’ On Nukes, Official Says

The North Korean government has agreed to stop all nuclear activities at its main production and testing plant and to allow the return of...

Pakistan rejects report of unsafe nukes

Pakistan on Sunday angrily rejected a report that it had been moving its nuclear weapons in unsafe conditions, saying nobody should underestimate its capability...

Stratcom Chief Discusses US Nuclear Triad

While 10 years of war have focused the military on conventional weapons, the nation’s nuclear force is in need of attention, a senior officer...

Israel a threat to region because has atomic bomb: Erdogan

Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday branded Israel as a "threat" to its region, accusing it of owning nuclear weapons, in a...

US tried to stop Pakistan nuclear drive

The United States waged a secret diplomatic campaign in the 1970s to prevent Pakistan from developing nuclear weapons by pressing countries to control exports,...