Category Nuclear

Interview: ‘Kim Jong Un Is Thinking About How To Keep His Nuclear Assets’

David Maxwell Comment:  “I was at once impressed and suspicious of my first meeting with Thae Yong-ho last year.  He seemed to be telling us so much of what we wanted to hear; confirming many of our views and our understanding of the Kim family regime.  And he made many excellent recommendations to align with […]

Standoff Over INF Treaty Enters New Phase As U.S. Reveals Details Of Russian Missile

Standoff Over INF Treaty Enters New Phase As U.S. Reveals Details Of Russian Missile December 03, 2018 12:35 GMT ·         By Mike Eckel A Russian Iskander-M missile is fired during exercises near St. Petersburg in September 2017. (illustrative photo) Share ·         2 ·           ·            Print WASHINGTON — The United States’ top intelligence official has quietly revealed key new […]

“Rethinking Saudi Arabia”: By Karen Elliott House” — But, Ms. House Needs To Rethink Her Views

“Rethinking Saudi Arabia”: By Karen Elliott House” — But, Ms. House Needs To Rethink Her Views http://www.fortunascorner.com     Karen Elliott House, author of :“On Saudi Arabia: Its People, Past, Religion, Fault Lines — And Future,” had an Op-Ed in this weekend’s (Dec. 1/2, 2018) Wall Street Journal (WSJ) with the title above. She begins: “The brutal October murder […]

Military Warns EMP Attack Could Wipe Out America, ‘Democracy, World Order’

Military Warns EMP Attack Could Wipe Out America, ‘Democracy, World Order’ by Paul Bedard  | November 30, 2018 09:33 AM In an extraordinary and sobering report meant to wake the nation up to a growing threat, a new military white paper warns that an electromagnetic pulse weapon attack such as those developed by North Korea, Russia, and Iran […]

SENATOR KYL, REPUBLICAN SENATORS URGE PRESIDENT TRUMP TO CONSIDER KEY FACTORS IN REVIEW OF NEW START

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                     CONTACT: Rachael Dean Wilson Thursday, November 29, 2018                      (202) 224-2235 SENATOR KYL, REPUBLICAN SENATORS URGE PRESIDENT TRUMP TO CONSIDER KEY FACTORS IN REVIEW OF NEW START Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Jon Kyl (R-AZ) and 24 additional senators sent a letter to President Donald Trump urging him to […]

“Russia Spits On Everything.” Ukrainian Sailors Arrested In Simferopol

“Russia Spits On Everything.” Ukrainian Sailors Arrested In Simferopol 45 minutes ago ·         Anton Naumlyuk ·         Mark Krutov ·         Alexandra Wagner One of the detained Ukrainian sailors before the beginning of the trial in Simferopol on November 27 The Kyiv District Court of Simferopol arrested for a month and 29 days, until January 25, 2019, six Ukrainian sailors detained […]

North Korean Propaganda Promotes EMP Attacks Using Nuclear Weapons

North Korean Propaganda Promotes EMP Attacks Using Nuclear Weapons – DailyNK dailynk.com · November 23, 2018 Internal documents on nuclear EMP attacks obtained by Daily NK in late July 2018. Image: Daily NK North Korean officials charged with spreading propaganda are informing residents about the significance of nuclear electromagnetic pulse weapons. Propaganda officials are tasked with […]

The Plan: Iran’s Nuclear Archive Shows it Planned to Build Five Nuclear Weapons By Mid-2003

Reports The Plan: Iran’s Nuclear Archive Shows it Planned to Build Five Nuclear Weapons By Mid-2003 by David Albright, Olli Heinonen*, and Andrea Stricker November 20, 2018  Download PDF New findings from the Nuclear Archive: Plan to manufacture five nuclear warheads at 10 kilotons each Endeavor to be prepared to carry out an underground nuclear […]

Russia Rewrites Nuclear Rule Book To Fire First

Dr. Mark Schneider: Comment: Russian policy already allows for pre-emptive nuclear strikes although it is in the classified part of their documents (i.e. General Baluevskiy September 2014). What this would do would make it more explicit which Russiarn hardliners want to do.  Whnat will happen will depend on what Putin wants to happen. Russia Rewrites […]

How America Can Test North Korea’s True Intentions

How America Can Test North Korea’s True Intentions The National Interest · by Bruce W. Bennett · November 22, 2018 North Korea’s build-up of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles is disrupting peace in Northeast Asia and may soon plummet Northeast Asia into a serious Cold War—and maybe even a hot war. While North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has […]