Portman among 47 GOP senators to sign letter to Iran WASHINGTON — In a move Democrats denounced as trying to sabotage the Obama administration’s foreign policy, Sen. Rob Portman and 46 other Senate Republicans yesterday warned Iran’s leadership that any agreement to limit Tehran’s apparent efforts to build a nuclear bomb would need Senate approval to stay in effect beyond 2016. More
Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
China urges India to honor commitment on Tibet, avoid China-India relations Hua Chunying said, China always maintained and actively advocated the comprehensive prohibition and total destruction of nuclear weapons, adding, "We must uphold principle of maintaining global and strategic stability and security for all". She however ... 03/20/2017 - 4:00 am | View Link
Supply of nuclear reactors to Pakiatan under NSG norms: China Beijing, Aug 4: Defending its nuclear cooperation with its close ally Pakistan, China today said its supply of reactors to Islamabad were in accordance with the principles of NSG and under the supervision of UN’s nuclear watchdog. Refuting a US think ... 08/3/2016 - 8:17 pm | View Link
Nuclear competition among China, India, Pakistan could escalate WASHINGTON: Small increments of stockpile growth and multiple warhead missiles will ratchet up a triangular nuclear competition among China, India and Pakistan, a new book has said while warning that there are no realistic prospects for banning such arsenal. 05/17/2016 - 1:05 am | View Link
China, India Looking at Nuclear Power Expansion Yet despite that lackluster performance, the uranium sector continues to buzz with investor interest, with much of that interest stemming from advancements in nuclear power. Here’s a look at some recent nuclear power developments and what 2016 may bring ... 01/4/2016 - 11:00 am | View Link
China, India, And Pakistan—Growing Nuclear Capabilities With No End in Sight The nuclear weapon programs in China, India, and Pakistan are worthy of attention because they are active, expanding, and diversifying at a time when the overall global trend remains a continuing contraction of nuclear inventories. Mr. Chairman, Ranking ... 02/28/2015 - 1:42 pm | View Link
Plans for New Nuclear Reactors Worldwide Plans For New Reactors Worldwide (Updated February 2017) Nuclear power capacity worldwide is increasing steadily, with over 60 reactors under construction in 15 ... 03/24/2017 - 5:07 am | View Website
Nuclear reactor A nuclear reactor, formerly known as an atomic pile, is a device used to initiate and control a sustained nuclear chain reaction. Nuclear reactors are used at nuclear ... 03/22/2017 - 2:46 am | View Website
List of states with nuclear weapons The following is a list of states that have admitted the possession of nuclear weapons or are presumed to possess them, the approximate number of warheads under their ... 03/20/2017 - 7:56 am | View Website
World Nuclear Performance Report 2016 Contents Preface 2 1. Nuclear energy for sustainable development 3 2. Recent industry highlights 6 3. Nuclear industry performance 10 3.1 Overall situation 10 03/19/2017 - 4:18 pm | View Website
Is World Nuclear War Inevitable? IS WORLD NUCLEAR WAR INEVITABLE? How U.S. and Israeli Aggression are leading us to World Nuclear War by Carol Moore, updated November 2007 * 03/18/2017 - 11:00 pm | View Website
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Pentagon said on Saturday a U. S. air strike in Afghanistan this week killed an al Qaeda militant who was responsible for the death of two American service members and accused of involvement in a deadly attack on a bus carrying Sri Lanka's cricket team in 2009.
Fox NewsUS airstrike kills high-profile terrorist leaderFox NewsThe U. S. Department of Defense has confirmed that a U. S. counter-terrorism airstrike conducted March 19 in Paktika Province, Afghanistan, resulted in the death of Qari Yasin, a well-known al Qaeda terrorist leader responsible for the deaths of dozens US airstrike kills al-Qaeda leader responsible for deaths of two Americans, Pentagon saysWashington PostPentagon: An Al-Qaida Leader Killed in Afghanistan AirstrikeNew York TimesUS strike kills an al Qaeda 'leader' in Afghanistan: PentagonReutersYahoo News -Business Standard -Sputnik Internationalall 13 news articles »
BERLIN/SAARBRUECKEN (Reuters) - Germans in the small western state of Saarland vote on Sunday in a regional election that could deliver an upset to Chancellor Angela Merkel and hurt her prospects of winning a fourth term in September's national election.
New York Daily NewsTennessee Department of Transportation bills 17-year-old $3G to repair guardrail that killed herNew York Daily NewsThe Tennessee Department of Transportation mistakenly billed a 17-year-old nearly $3,000 to replace a damaged guardrail that killed her in a car crash last year. Hannah Eimers was driving her father's Volvo on I-75 near Niota on an early November