Putin says Russian navy to get new hypersonic nuclear weapons

Posted by: Research Director Tags: There is no tags | Categories: News

July
27

Vladimir Putin has said Russia’s navy will be equipped with hypersonic nuclear strike weapons and underwater drones – implying the country was drawing close to deploying the technologies. The Russian premier has repeatedly spoken of his wish to develop a …

Read More

Pentagon: U.S. Navy Has ‘Fielded’ Low-Yield Nuclear Weapon

Posted by: Research Director Tags: There is no tags | Categories: News

July
24

Senior Pentagon officials say that a new, nuclear-armed, submarine-launched, low-yield ballistic missile warhead is operational, bringing a new measure of potential precision nuclear attack strikes to America’s current deterrence posture. The weapon, called the W76-2 low-yield submarine-launched ballistic missile, is …

Read More

Report on North Korea’s Nuclear Weapons, Missile Programs

Posted by: Research Director Tags: There is no tags | Categories: News

July
17

North Korea continues to advance its nuclear weapons and missile programs despite high-level diplomatic efforts and UN Security Council sanctions. In April 2018, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said that nuclear and long-range missile testing was no longer necessary …

Read More

As Risks of Space Wars Grow, Policies to Curb Them Lag

Posted by: Research Director Tags: There is no tags | Categories: News

July
13

On April 22, Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps announced a successful launch of what they described as a military reconnaissance satellite, which came after several failed attempts. The satellite joined a growing list of weapons and military systems in orbit, …

Read More

China Calls US Invite to Nuclear Talks a Ploy to Derail Them

Posted by: Research Director Tags: There is no tags | Categories: News

July
8

A senior Chinese arms control official called U.S. pressure to join nuclear arms talks with Russia an American ploy to avoid signing a new deal, and said China would gladly participate if the U.S. would agree to parity among all …

Read More