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Another hostile step by the North, such as conducting another intercontinental ballistic missile test, would increase the chances of a US military response. Beyond the proliferation risk, those arguing for military action believe a nuclear North Korea would be emboldened to use conventional military forces ...
In the contemporary security environment one of the predominant challenges to the world peace and security is the spread of nuclear weapons. The Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty (NPT), since its inception, is considered as universal arms control agreement, which has been adhered to by all states except ...

Putin delivered a warning to the United States over its pursuit of anti-missile defense systems. "Efforts to contain Russia have failed, face it," he said. "Nobody listened to us. Well, listen to us now," Putin added, referring to accusations that Washington has been violating non-nuclear proliferation agreements ...
Just as President Donald Trump is leaning on Congress to "fix" the Iran nuclear deal to counter the possible proliferation of nuclear weapons in the Middle East, lawmakers may also be tasked with preventing the president from indirectly promoting the proliferation of weapons by another Gulf state.
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) after inspections conducted at nuclear facilities of Ukraine has confirmed that the country observes the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, the State Nuclear Regulatory Inspectorate of Ukraine has reported. The inspectorate said that the IAEA ...

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Wednesday that the U.S. was still deploying "strategic arms" in Europe and was training European countries to use nuclear weapons, violating a major nuclear arms agreement called the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT). Lavrov said that nuclear disarmament was ...
Already, the Trump people had revived the notion of feasible nuclear war. No doubt our defense department will accept this impossibility. And our adolescent leader and his Korean counterpart maintain their stand-off, increasing the likelihood of mistaken intentions, accidents and irreversible blundering into ...
They again cited nuclear proliferation and climate change, but noted Trump's promises to impede what little progress has been made to address both. This year, the board said "reckless language in the nuclear realm" over the past year has made already dangerous situations worse. A new arms race is ...
Shultz agreed with Kissinger on the severity of the nuclear proliferation threat, adding that he worried that leaders failed to grasp the disastrous effects of nuclear war. "In the Reagan days, people had an appreciation for what a nuke could do," Shultz said. "I fear people have lost that sense of dread.".
former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger warned senators Thursday that nuclear proliferation from North Korea's weapons program is a greater threat than Pyongyang attacking the United States. "My fundamental concern about the nuclear program of Korea is not the threat it poses to the territory of the ...
Obama's document, though falling short of proclaiming a no-first-use policy, did change nuclear policy in three significant ways. First, it declared that the United States would not use nuclear weapons first against a country that had signed, and was in compliance with, the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, ...
We are taught that they protect us from conflict, war, and further nuclear proliferation. This lethal myth is based on the premise that in order to maintain international peace and security, we need certain countries to wield the capacity to slaughter civilians, incinerate cities, and destroy the entire planet.
But now there is a new wrinkle concerning Iran: Tehran is an apparent partner in proliferation with North Korea. Iran can get around the "sunset provision" of refraining from a nuclear weapons breakout for 10 years after the commitment was made among the parties to the 2015 nuclear deal: Tehran would ...
New Delhi, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi today celebrated his country''s incorporation into the Australia Group, and noted that it is an expression of national commitment to the non-proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction. I thank Canberra and other member countries of that forum for ...

Evidence indicates that it is difficult to make generalisations about the whole nuclear proliferation episode involving Pakistan, as different sets of motivations, circumstances, and players were involved in the three cases under discussion. Even the different stages of each case require separate treatment--for ...
Third round of Pakistan-EU dialogue on disarmament, non-proliferation and peaceful uses of nuclear energy were held in Islamabad. PHOTO: ...
In the first nuclear age, "it was the solidity of the American commitment" to its allies in Europe and Asia that minimized nuclear proliferation, ...
1 letter, Carbajal said he, "shares (my) concerns" about "nuclear non-proliferation agreements," but neglects to express his position on the ...
In an event Tuesday, an advocate for nuclear non-proliferation led a forum on the recent release of President Donald Trump's budget report, ...
Contrary to popular thought, nuclear proliferation is not more likely to occur among countries with nuclear energy programs, according to ...
The answer to this question has enormous ramifications for the global proliferation of nuclear weapons and the potential disruption of ...
"So therefore we're talking about nuclear proliferation." ... Kissinger's comments come as the threat of a nuclear North Korea has put South ...
Manila: India today sought a probe into North Korea's nuclear proliferation linkages and demanded that those responsible for it be held ...
"For us, the Vienna accord is a good accord, it limits nuclear proliferation and prevents Iran from acquiring atomic weapons. It is robust and ...
The foreign ministry reiterated on Saturday Egypt's position that the Middle East should be clear of nuclear weapons and other weapons of ...
United Nations: India has rejected the possibility of joining the Non-Proliferation Treaty or NPT as a Non-Nuclear Weapon State while ...
As a candidate, he called nuclear proliferation the "single biggest threat" facing the world while also suggesting Japan and South Korea should ...
But disarmament and non-proliferation are not the only parts of the nuclear past that have been recognized by the Nobel Committee.
With every day seemingly bringing an escalation of tensions on the Korean peninsula, the academic field of international relations and study of ...
Nuclear proliferation of the kind we are seeing in North Korea is nothing new. The U.S., Soviet Union (now Russia), U.K. and France all had ...
In setting out a vision of American retreat from the postwar international order the United States did so much to design, Donald Trump's bleak ...
India on Monday sought investigations into North Korea's nuclear proliferation linkages and asked to hold accountable those responsible for it, ...
Victor Gilinsky is program advisor for The Nonproliferation Policy Education Center (NPEC) and served as a Nuclear Regulatory Commissioner ...
Paris - Donald Trump's inflammatory language, nuclear threats and promise to tear up the Iranian deal risk further nuclear proliferation and ...
The 2017 Nobel Peace Prize last week was awarded to The International Campaign to Abolish nuclear weapons (ICAN), an organization that ...
... departing the Trump White House, drove the continuing threats of international terrorism and nuclear proliferation off America's front pages.
AFIT prepares nuclear enterprise to deal with any scenario ... of nuclear weapons, from treaty monitoring and proliferation to nuclear weapon ...
Kazakhstan's opening of the world's first nuclear bank, supervised by the IAEA, at Oskemen's Ulba Metallurgical Plant, is a non-proliferation ...
Canada's role in the global arms trade, and its role in nuclear proliferation in particular is a disgrace. In this year alone, it seems Canadian ...
72 years ago, America became the first and only country to use nuclear weapons against another country in the bombings of Japanese cities ...
Nuclear proliferation equals nuclear war. The likelihood of these deadly weapons being used grows exponentially with each new member of ...
But a look back at Trump's past statements on Pyongyang's nuclear .... again described nuclear proliferation as the "biggest problem, to me, ...
Obama sought to control nuclear proliferation worldwide, announced limitations on when the U.S. would use nuclear weapons, and signed a ...
It is popularly believed that nuclear proliferation increases both the risk of conflict and the potential damage of those conflicts. But this may be a ...
The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty has encouraged non-nuclear states to opt for nuclear weapons programmes due to the violation of the ...
The visit, by Reiko Yamada and Midori Yamada, is part of the much anticipated Hibakusha tour which aims to spread the message about the calamitous dangers of nuclear weapons and their proliferation. Additionally, the guests will travel to Faslane and ...
DISCLAIMER: All opinions in this column reflect the views of the author(s), not of EURACTIV.com PLC. By Bram Vranken and Laetitia Sedou.


 

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