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North Korea’s Less-Known Military Threat: Biological Weapons

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January
15

Pound for pound, the deadliest arms of all time are not nuclear but biological. A single gallon of anthrax, if suitably distributed, could end human life on Earth. Even so, the Trump administration has given scant attention to North Korea’s …

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Notes on the Hawaii false alarm, one year later

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January
14

Today is the one-year anniversary of the Hawaii false alarm, in which the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) sent out a text alert to thousands of Americans in the Hawaiian islands that told them that a ballistic missile was incoming, …

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Decade after commission report, EMP threat looms large

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January
13

A new military study provides an ominous warning: America’s enemies have not given up on the devastating effects of an EMP on a woefully unprepared United States. An EMP attack on the United States has been the subject of nightmare …

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January
13

China’s “Underground Steel Great Wall” could “guarantee the security of the country’s strategic arsenal” against potential attacks including those from future hypersonic weapons, Qian Qihu, recipient of the country’s highest science and technology award, told the Global Times… The “Underground …

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Enabling China’s Weapons Hacking

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January
12

For years, the Pentagon has been pretending to be securing its computer networks from Russian and Chinese hacking. But while wasting huge resources on an impossible futile task, it has sponsored the development of weapons systems that themselves are wide …

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Can America Live with a Nuclear North Korea?

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January
12

Can America live with an atomic North Korea, and could any presidential administration openly admit it can? Yes it can, and no it couldn’t. The Trump administration and its successors can live with a North Korean doomsday arsenal because living …

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The Future of Nuclear Weapons and the Next Great War

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January
12

A Q&A with Elbridge Colby about how the U.S. prepares for the global conflicts of 2070 and beyond… Before Colby signed on at CNAS, he was the deputy assistant secretary of defense for strategy and force development in the Trump …

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France Urges Iran to Stop Missile Activities Related to Nuclear Weapons

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January
11

Earlier, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that his country would launch two satellites using domestic launch vehicles in the near future. France urged Iran on Friday to stop any activities around ballistic missiles capable of carrying nuclear weapons. “France recalls …

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