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Nuclear Weapons

NKorea resumes banned nuclear program – UN

Read this in The Manila Times digital edition. YONGBYON: Nuclear-armed North Korea appears to have restarted its plutonium-producing reprocessing reactor in a "deeply troubling" development, the United Nations atomic agency has said, a possible sign Pyongyang is expanding its banned weapons program. The development of the 5-megawatt reactor in Yongbyon…
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August 30, 2021
Nuclear Weapons

China will soon surpass Russia as a nuclear threat

By MICHAEL MARTINA, Reuters Published August 28, 2021 2:34am WASHINGTON - China, in the midst of a rapid nuclear weapons buildup, will soon surpass Russia as the United States' top nuclear threat, a senior US military official said on Friday, warning that the two countries have no mechanisms to avert…
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August 27, 2021
Nuclear Weapons

JDCA head expresses support ahead of Bennett-Biden meeting

JDCA head Soifer noted Israel and the US share a common goal of preventing Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons. Matthew Brooks (R) and Halie Soifer (C) speaking at AJC's global forum plenary session, June 2019 (photo credit: MARTIN SIMON) Halie Soifer, CEO of the Jewish Democratic Council of America (JDCA)…
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August 27, 2021
Nuclear Weapons

US authorities warn against flying drones over national lab

Aug. 23, 2021Updated: Aug. 23, 2021 9:38 p.m. LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (AP) — Drone pilots beware. Authorities at one of the nation’s top nuclear weapons laboratories issued a warning Monday that airspace over Los Alamos National Laboratory is off limits. The birthplace of the atomic bomb, Los Alamos lab reported that…
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August 23, 2021