A threat to confront: far-right extremists and nuclear terrorism

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January
14

Every president serving in the last two decades has said that nuclear terrorism is a significant national security threat. Analysis of this threat has been, for good reason, mostly focused on foreign extremist groups, but recent events raise questions of …

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Iran Is Assembling Gear Able to Produce Key Nuclear-Weapons Material

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January
13

Iran has taken a significant new step toward possible atomic-weapons production, starting work on an assembly line to manufacture a key material used at the core of nuclear warheads, the United Nations atomic agency said in a confidential report Wednesday, …

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North Korea Plans Hypersonic Prototype, Touts Nuclear Progress

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January
12

North Korea is planning an active year of military technology research, including plans to build a prototype hypersonic glide vehicle, begin production of a military reconnaissance satellite and develop a new UAV, according to North Korean state media. On Jan. …

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Nuclear stand-off: can Joe Biden avert a new arms race?

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January
11

Joe Biden will have to make critical decisions on arms control in his first days in the White House that could determine whether a new nuclear arms race can be averted, and possibly reversed. When the new president takes the …

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Kim Jong Un takes new title, vows to boost nuclear program

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January
11

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has taken the title of Workers’ Party general secretary in a move apparently aimed at consolidating his grip on power. He also promised to build more sophisticated nuclear weapons. The ruling Workers’ Party’s 8th …

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Kim to intensify North Korea’s military power

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January
8

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un vowed to strengthen his nuclear-armed nation’s military capabilities at a key ruling party meeting, state media reported Thursday, just weeks before Joe Biden’s inauguration as United States president. In his work report to the …

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