Russia vows to target US if Washington deploys nuclear weapons in Europe

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February
20

Vladimir Putin on Wednesday vowed to target American and European “decision-making centres” with nuclear arms if intermediate-range warheads are located on the continent. The Russian president’s stark comments came during his annual state of the nation address. They mark a …

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New low-yield US nukes make nuclear conflict more likely: Lavrov

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February
19

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has warned that the United States’ decision to produce a low-yield nuclear warhead will only make a nuclear war more likely. The US National Nuclear Security Agency (NNSA) confirmed Monday that it had started to …

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Swiss Home Fallout Shelter

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February
18

Switzerland built an extensive network of fallout shelters, not only through extra hardening of government buildings such as schools, but also through a building regulation requiring nuclear shelters in residential buildings since the 1960s (the first legal basis in this …

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Rouhani unveils Iran’s cruise missile-equipped Fateh submarine

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February
17

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has unveiled a “state-of-the-art” domestically produced submarine, which the defence ministry said is capable of firing cruise missiles…. Iran’s missile programme is not covered by the 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers, and Tehran insists that …

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