Category Nuclear

Russia Feared To Have ‘Detonated NUKE In Arctic’ As U.S. Hunter Plane Sweeps Over Britain

Russia Feared To Have ‘Detonated NUKE In Arctic’ As U.S. Hunter Plane Sweeps Over Britain Holloway, Henry. Daily Star (Online) [London (UK)] 21 Feb 2017. Highlighting: Off | Single | Multi Abstract (summary) Translate Abstract Vladimir Putin might have ‘tested a nuclear weapon’ in the Arctic Fears of a potential Russian nuclear test come as […]

Russia’s Army Retroffited With New Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile System

Russia’s Army Retroffited With New Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile System The Russian military is slated to rearm all of its missile formations with a new ballistic missile by the end of 2017. By Franz-Stefan Gady February 24, 2017  The majority of missile units within the Russian Ground Forces (RGF) have been retrofitted with the short-range nuclear-capable […]

UPDATE/AMENDMENT TO EARLIER Article: ‘Did Hitler Have A Nuclear Bomb?’

UPDATE/AMENDMENT TO EARLIER Article:  ‘Did Hitler Have A Nuclear Bomb?’        One of my blog followers commented that “the U.S. and the U.K. took all the senior German scientists and engineers working on the bomb to the U.K. [in the immediate aftermath of the war] and kept them at an estate for a […]

Did Hitler Have A NUCLEAR BOMB? Newly Declassified U.S Documents Suggest Suggest The Nazi’s Successfully Tested A Nuke Before The End Of WWII; What If Hitler Had Successfully Developed The Atomic Bomb?

Did Hitler Have A NUCLEAR BOMB?   Newly Declassified U.S Documents Suggest Suggest The Nazi’s Successfully Tested A Nuke Before The End Of WWII;  What If Hitler Had Successfully Developed The Atomic Bomb?   www.fortunascorner.com         Allan Hall, Berlin correspondent for the Daily Mail Online, has an article on the publications website (February […]

Thermonuclear Cyber War

Thermonuclear Cyberwar Erik Gartzke Jon R. Lindsay J Cyber Secur tyw017. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/cybsec/tyw017 Published: 14 February 2017 Article history Views PDF Cite Share Tools Nuclear command and control increasingly relies on computing networks that might be vulnerable to cyber attack. Yet nuclear deterrence and cyber operations have quite different political properties. For the most part, […]

The Art Of A Raw Deal: Russia’s Strategic Nuclear Forces To Be 90 Percent Armed With Modern Weaponry By 2020

The Art of a Raw Deal (Op-ed) Russia’s strategic nuclear forces to be 90% armed with modern weaponry by late 2020 Military & Defense February 21, 14:14 UTC+3 Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu is confident that this will discourage any potential aggressor to encroach on the security of Russia Share 14 © Stanislav Krasilnikov/TASS MOSCOW, February 21. […]

Trump’s Nuclear Doctrine May Involve China in Strategic Arms Reduction

Trump’s Nuclear Doctrine May Involve China in Strategic Arms Reduction © Photo: Youtube/ Military Technology Zone Politics 21:31 11.02.2017Get short URL 152268410 President Donald Trump may modify the US nuclear doctrine, Russian military analyst Alexander Perendzhiev told RIA Novosti. The Obama administration’s nuclear strategy could be supplemented with new provisions on nuclear arms modernization. The […]

Possible Russia Covert Nuclear Test: Detection Of Radioactive Iodine At Trace Levels In Europe In Jan. 2017

Detection of radioactive iodine at trace levels in Europe in January 2017 13/02/2017 http://www.irsn.fr/EN/Presentation/about_us/Pages/who_are_we.aspx ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++  TexteZone1 Iodine-131 (131I), a radionuclide of anthropogenic origin, has recently been detected in tiny amounts in the ground-level atmosphere in Europe. The preliminary report states it was first found during week 2 of January 2017 in northern Norway. Iodine-131 was […]

Mysterious Chinese Missile Launch — Some Thoughts By Henri Kenhmann

http://www.eastpendulum.com/asroc-mdcn-nouveau-missile-antiaerien-ou-hq-26 Mystery:  ASROC – anti-submarine missile?; MdCN – naval cruise missile?;  New long-range Air Defense Missile?;  Or HQ-26 Naval Missile Missile? BALLISTIC BY  HENRI KENHMANN 17 February 2017 According to a television report of CCTV-7 dated October 27, 2016 , an offshore testing center of the Chinese navy conducted a rescue exercise in Bohai Bay, north China. […]

Did North Korea Just Launch A Chinese Missile?

Did North Korea Just Launch A Chinese Missile? Gordon G. Chang February 15, 2017 nationalinterest.org View Original On Sunday morning, North Korea launched an intermediate-range missile high into the atmosphere. It fell into the Sea of Japan about five hundred kilometers downrange. Pyongyang identified the missile as a Pukguksong-2, and claimed it was developed by […]