Nuclear Weapon

Nuclear Weapon

Israeli PM in Russia for first talks with Putin

The visit may be one of Putin’s last face-to-face meeting with a foreign leader before Russia’s new Covid restrictions come into force next week

Russian president Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with Israeli prime minister Naftali Bennett in Sochi, Russia on 22 October 2021

North Korea fires ballistic missile: South's military

North Korea fired a ballistic missile into the sea on Tuesday, South Korea's military said, the latest in a series of tests by Pyongyang as a US envoy repeated calls for dialogue

Map showing launch site in North Korea on 19 October

Pakistan nuclear scientist AQ Khan dies

Abdul Qadeer Khan, a Pakistani nuclear scientist who acknowledged being part of a nuclear proliferation ring, died on Sunday. He was 85.

Pakistan nuclear scientist AQ Khan dies

North Korea slams UN over its meeting on missile test

North Korea on Sunday slammed the UN Security Council for holding an emergency meeting over the country’s latest missile tests, accusing the member states of toying with a “time-bomb”

This picture taken on 30 September, 2021 and released from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on October 1 shows a test-fire of a "newly developed" anti-aircraft missile carried out by the Academy of Defence Science of the DPRK

Momen demands unconditional assurance against nuclear weapons threat

Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen has demanded effective, unconditional and non-discriminatory assurances of the nuclear-weapons states against the threat or use of the deadly weapons.

Momen demands unconditional assurance against nuclear weapons threat

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Biden seeks 'free and open' Pacific with Australia, India, Japan

US president Joe Biden and the leaders of Australia, India and Japan promised Friday to work together for a stable, open and democratic Indo-Pacific in a veiled dig at China during their first ...

In new summit, Biden seeks 'free and open' Pacific with Australia, India, Japan

UNGA address

PM Hasina demands ‘universal, affordable’ vaccine access to all

Sheikh Hasina expressed her grave concern over growing trend of “vaccine divides” pointing out World Bank reports suggesting high and upper middle-income countries received so far 84 per cent of ...

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina addresses the 76th United Nations General Assembly in New York on 24 September 2021

US, Iran closer to resuming nuclear talks

The deal gives inspectors of the IAEA access to surveillance equipment and to service cameras at Iranian nuclear facilities

Iran's President's Ebrahim Raisi remotely addresses the 76th Session of the UN General Assembly on 21 September 2021 in New York

North Korea appears to have restarted nuclear reactor: UN agency

Nuclear-armed North Korea appears to have restarted its plutonium-producing reprocessing reactor in a “deeply troubling” development, the UN atomic agency has said, a possible sign Pyongyang is ...

Major missile and nuclear sites in North Korea, highlighting Yongbyon reactor, which appears to have been restarted, according to IAEA

Japan marks 76th anniversary of US atomic bombing on Hiroshima

Japan on Friday marked 76 years since the world's first atomic bomb attack, with low-key ceremonies and disappointment over a refusal by Olympics organisers to hold a minute's silence

Japan marks 76th anniversary of US atomic bombing on Hiroshima
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