February 12, 2020 6:55 pm
Victor Skaar, a retired chief master sergeant, was one of 1,600 troops scrambled by the US Air Force in 1966 to clean up a classified nuclear disaster by collecting debris and shoveling up plutonium-laced soil
February 05, 2020 7:23 am
"The blessing of military weapons is not reflected in the tradition of the Orthodox Church and does not correspond to the content of the Rite," the document, on the Moscow patriarchate's website, says.
September 02, 2019 9:22 pm
In his televised address to his country, Imran Khan had previously stated that an armed conflict between the two nuclear-armed neighbours will have ramifications for the entire world.
August 18, 2019 7:37 am
The core problem is that if India becomes a mighty economic superpower and Pakistan remains a bankrupt nuclear power, then the whole exercise of breaking India to make a nation for the ‘pure’ could become meaningless.
August 17, 2019 9:19 am
“Pokhran is the area which witnessed Atalji’s firm resolve to make India a nuclear power and yet remain firmly committed to the doctrine of ‘No First Use’. India has strictly adhered to this doctrine. What happens in future depends on the circumstances,” Rajnath Singh said.
February 20, 2019 5:10 pm
In his toughest remarks yet on a potential new arms race, Putin said Russia was not seeking confrontation and would not take the first step to deploy missiles in response to Washington's decision this month to quit a landmark Cold War-era arms control treaty.
October 25, 2018 8:51 pm
His comments come on the same day that NATO's biggest military maneuvers since the Cold War kicked off in Norway with about 55,000 military personnel.
September 06, 2018 11:05 am
Over the past decade, the US assessment of nuclear weapons security in Pakistan appears to have changed considerably from confidence to concern, particularly as a result of the introduction of tactical nuclear weapons, the report said.
September 06, 2018 10:51 am
As of now, 22 countries have weapons-usable nuclear materials, compared with 32 when the first NTI Index was released in 2012, the report said.
March 28, 2018 3:17 pm
"The issue of denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula can be resolved, if South Korea and the United States respond to our efforts with goodwill," Kim told Chinese officials during a visit this week, according to Chinese state media outlet Xinhua.
June 22, 2020 6:20 pm
It was a day like no other. The day the first ever atomic bomb was dropped on Japan, during World War II.