Posts Tagged: nuclear weapons
The Supreme Leader oversaw plenty of state-sponsored violence, but viewed nuclear weapons as forbidden by Islam.
Hypersonic weapons may sound less destructive than nuclear weapons, but they’re just another arms race.
Will the Islamic State attempt to procure nuclear material as Al Qaeda once did?
Stalling by the U.S. and Russia on substantive disarmament and disregard for international rules and norms only encourage bad behavior by smaller states.
Preventing an asteroid from striking the earth by targeting it with a nuclear warhead is not only illegal, it provides another justification for the existence of nuclear weapons.
President Obama is deluding himself if he thinks that fortifying the nuclear-weapons complex can pave the way to disarmament treaties.
With climate change upon us, it's time to bury the hatchet in one of the world's most volatile regions.
The IAEA’s technical arm is deferring to its political arm on the “possible military dimensions” to Iran’s nuclear energy program.
Like missile defense, hypersonic missiles destabilize the nuclear balance.
Unthinkable? Perhaps, but it’s entirely plausible that Vladimir Putin could attack a NATO country with nuclear weapons and emerge victorious.