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Conventional wisdom says Turkey won’t go nuclear. That might be wrong.

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July
8

The Israelis worry Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is getting all too close to a nuclear-armed Pakistan that likes to share nuclear technology. Turkish environmentalists spotlight that Erdogan’s uneconomic and unnecessary nuclear power program may pose proliferation risks. The Greeks …

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Russia’s New Super Weapons May Be Cause Of Radiation Leak

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July
1

A recent nuclear leak may relate to one of the country’s new nuclear-powered strategic weapons. These are part of a range of new ‘super weapons’ unveiled by President Putin on March 1, 2018. Russia is testing a nuclear-powered mega-torpedo called …

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Why North Korea Needs Its Nukes

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June
27

In recent weeks, North Korea has been ramping up regional tensions. The coming months could well see Pyongyang stage a military confrontation with Seoul, or the country could test a nuclear weapon or send a missile toward the United States. …

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Lawsuit alleges scientific misconduct at U.S. nuclear weapons lab

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June
27

An unusual lawsuit alleges scientific misconduct at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California, one of the United States’s three nuclear weapons labs. Peter Williams… says he was fired in retaliation for complaining that his superiors were mishandling a computer program …

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Who Can We Trust With the Nuclear Button? No One

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June
24

The current debate about how President Trump is abusing his role as commander in chief has an even darker, nuclear dimension. If the president can misuse his authority to deploy troops against peaceful American protesters, might he also mishandle his …

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U.S., Russia hold new nuclear arms talks without China

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June
24

American and Russian negotiators have concluded a round of nuclear arms control talks in Vienna, aimed at producing a new agreement to replace the New START treaty that expires in February — the last remaining pact constraining the arsenals of …

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