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May 10, 2018 11:50 AM IAEA Inspections Funding In Iran Will Not Stop- Officials

Officials of the United States will not stop funding intense International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) inspections in Iran, in spite its pullout from the nuclear deal with Tehran. “The U.S. will continue to support robust implementation of IAEA inspections in Iran to the full extent of the IAEA’s authority,” an official at the U.S. mission to the IAEA in Vienna 25

May 9, 2018 8:44 AM Europe fights to save Iran nuclear deal after US pulloutThe Sun News

European powers scrambled, on Wednesday, to save a landmark deal curbing Iran nuclear deal programme after President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the agreement and re-imposed sanctions on Tehran. Trump sparked an international outcry by ditching the accord, a move that risks overturning years of diplomacy and adding to instability in the Middle 25

April 23, 2018 9:03 AM French President Macron urges Trump to protect Iran nuclear deal

French President Emmanuel Macron has said he wants to persuade US President Donald Trump to protect the JCPOA, also known as the Iran nuclear deal, during his upcoming visit to the United States. Macron, who will visit the US later this week, made the comments on Sunday in an interview with Fox News. “Is this agreement perfect and this JCPOA a perfect 22

March 28, 2018 8:56 AM N' Korea succumbs to US denuclearisation demand

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has pledged to denuclearise and meet US officials, China said, on Wednesday, after an historic meeting with President Xi Jinping, who promised China would uphold its friendship with its isolated neighbour. After two days of speculation, China and North Korea both confirmed that Kim had visited Beijing and met Xi during 36 1

March 15, 2018 1:03 PM Saudi Arabia threatens to acquire nuclear bomb if Iran does

Saudi Arabia says it would rapidly acquire a nuclear weapon if arch-rival Iran develops one, the country’s Crown Prince has warned. Mohammed bin Salman said the Saudis ‘do not want’ nukes but would be forced to develop them should their Shia counterparts acquire them. The 32-year-old heir to the Saudi throne made the comments in an interview in which 31

January 1, 2018 3:09 PM North Korean Leader Begins The New Year With Threats

Kim Jong in his 2018 New Year address has threatened to blow up the United States. Kim Jong Un has warned the United States that the nuclear button is always on his desk but he says he won’t use nuclear weapons if there’s no aggression against his country. “The entire mainland of the US is within the range of our nuclear weapons and the nuclear button 23

December 17, 2017 7:42 AM North Korea Agent Charged With Crime

A “loyal agent of North Korea” has been charged with trying to sell missile parts and technology on the black market to raise money for Pyongyang in breach of international sanctions, Australian police said Sunday. The 59-year-old naturalised Australian citizen of Korean descent was attempting to broker illicit deals that could have generated “tens of millions 37

October 13, 2017 7:30 PM Iran nuclear deal: Trump's speech in full

Thank you very much. My fellow Americans: As President of the United States, my highest obligation is to ensure the safety and security of the American people. History has shown that the longer we ignore a threat, the more dangerous that threat becomes. For this reason, upon taking office, I've ordered a complete strategic review of our policy toward 49

October 13, 2017 3:45 PM Trump To Put Iran Nuclear Deal In Limbo By Refusing To Certify

President Trump speaks to the media before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House on Oct. 7. President Trump is expected to strike a formal blow against the Iran nuclear deal Friday afternoon. But he will stop short of asking Congress to re-impose sanctions on Tehran. Instead, the president will urge lawmakers to pass a new law, spelling 46

October 6, 2017 10:24 AM Anti-nuclear weapons group ICAN wins Nobel Peace Prize

The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (Ican). Berit Reiss-Andersen, the Nobel committee chair, said it was due to the group's "groundbreaking efforts to achieve a treaty prohibition" on nuclear weapons. "We live in a world where the risk of nuclear weapons being used is greater than it has been for a long time," she continued 45