President Donald Trump says he wants the US to expand its nuclear arsenal.
by Inside Story
Donald Trump27 Jan 2017 05:54 GMT
Comments by Donald Trump on nuclear weapons and climate change have made the world less safe, atomic scientists say.
Asia Pacific09 Jan 2017 06:54 GMT
US defence chief, meanwhile, vows to shoot down any ICBM tests near American territory - or that of its allies.
Nuclear weapons02 Jan 2017 19:08 GMT
Isolated nation has achieved significant progress despite UN sanctions for nuclear tests and long-range rocket launches.
Nuclear weapons23 Dec 2016 12:28 GMT
US currently has an estimated arsenal of about 7,000 nuclear warheads, second only to Russia with a few hundred more.
Nuclear weapons01 Dec 2016 17:34 GMT
Foreign ministry notes UN Security Council member states have conducted thousands of nuclear tests and rocket launches.
Nuclear weapons30 Nov 2016 20:02 GMT
New sanctions resolution passed by a 15-0 vote after three months of tough negotiations between the US and China.
United States21 Nov 2016 21:33 GMT
35th American president was gunned down 53 years ago on Tuesday, ending what some say were plans to finish the Cold War.
Iran26 Sep 2016 17:53 GMT
Foot-dragging on sanctions relief jeopardising historic agreement to curtail nuclear weapon production, Tehran says.
Nuclear weapons26 Sep 2016 13:52 GMT
Diplomats and activists are reviving efforts to scrap nuclear weapons, but the odds against them may be getting longer.
North Korea14 Sep 2016 11:37 GMT
Analysts say despite sanctions, increased uranium production means the country can make six nuclear weapons a year.
Politics13 Sep 2016 08:22 GMT
Demonstration of solidarity between the allies comes in response to North Korea's most powerful nuclear test to date.
Inside Story13 Sep 2016 05:26 GMT
North Korea says threat of more sanctions is "laughable" after it holds its fifth and biggest nuclear test.
North Korea12 Sep 2016 04:54 GMT
South Korea says North is set to conduct an additional nuclear test, days after it drew ire by testing powerful device.
North Korea09 Sep 2016 06:48 GMT
South Korean president says North Korea shows "maniacal recklessness" as world powers unite in condemnation.
People & Power01 Sep 2016 08:36 GMT
People and Power investigates whether India is about to escalate its nuclear arms race with rivals Pakistan and China.
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by J Berkshire Miller
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