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In the Middle East, Soon Everyone Will Want the Bomb

In the Middle East, Soon Everyone Will Want the Bomb

The region is at risk of a nuclear arms race. Washington needs to stop proliferation before it starts.
White House Rebuffs U.N. Appeal to Expand North Korea Food Aid

White House Rebuffs U.N. Appeal to Expand North Korea Food Aid

The United States sees private investment in Pyongyang, not aid, as the nuclear deal’s prize.

Defector: North Korea will never give up their nukes

Leading up to the much-anticipated meeting between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore next month, a former North Korean official…
Families of Americans Held in Iran Urge Trump: Keep Your Promise

Families of Americans Held in Iran Urge Trump: Keep Your Promise

U.S. exit from nuclear deal could jeopardize prospects for imprisoned Americans.

Iran attacks Israeli forces for the first time – 20 missiles lobbed

For the first time, Iranian forces attacked Israel‘s military on Thursday, lobbing 20 missiles from Syria toward Israeli positions in the disputed Golan Heights region.…
Here’s What to Expect Now That Trump Has Withdrawn From the Iran Nuclear Deal

Here’s What to Expect Now That Trump Has Withdrawn From the Iran Nuclear Deal

The United States will be worse off once the smoke clears.

The Iran Nuclear Deal Unraveling Raises Fears of Cyberattacks

For the last three years, Iran has restrained its state-sponsored hackers from disruptive attacks on the West. That ceasefire may now be over.
The Art of the Regime Change

The Art of the Regime Change

Donald Trump's withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal has one goal in mind — and no plan to achieve it.
Iran Will Never Trust America Again

Iran Will Never Trust America Again

When the nuclear deal was signed, Revolutionary Guards told me they wanted a better relationship with America. Not anymore.
Everything you need to know about the Iran deal Trump is about to kill

Everything you need to know about the Iran deal Trump is about to kill

Trump is expected to cancel the waivers on at least some of the sanctions lifted by the agreement.
Trump pulls U.S. out of Iran nuclear deal

Trump pulls U.S. out of Iran nuclear deal

“I am announcing that the United States will withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal,” President Donald Trump announced to a room of reporters at the White House today. (more…)
What Happens if the U.S. Bows Out of the Iran Nuclear Deal?

What Happens if the U.S. Bows Out of the Iran Nuclear Deal?

By reimposing sanctions, Trump risks alienating Europe and freeing Iran to revive its nuclear program.

Self-learning robots may soon inspect nuclear sites

Some jobs are simply too dangerous for humans. Near the top of that list is nuclear cleanup -- so to keep us mere homo sapiens safe, we're sending in robots. To help improve the bots' decision making
North Korea says U.S. ‘provocation’ threatens peace talks

North Korea says U.S. ‘provocation’ threatens peace talks

President Donald Trump is fond of crediting his “maximum pressure” campaign on North Korea for convincing Pyongyang to take part in talks on denuclearization. An official in North Korea, however, said
Coal and nuclear plant owners wrap themselves in ‘resilience flag’ to draw Trump’s attention

Coal and nuclear plant owners wrap themselves in ‘resilience flag’ to draw Trump’s attention

Until 2017, the “resilience” of the electric power sector had referred to the power grid’s ability to withstand and recover from extreme weather and other threats. But the Trump administration, as it
Korea’s Nuclear Nightmare Hasn’t Gone Away

Korea’s Nuclear Nightmare Hasn’t Gone Away

Unless the United States changes its priorities, Korean diplomacy is probably doomed.
Bibi’s Infomercial for the Iran Deal

Bibi’s Infomercial for the Iran Deal

Smoke and mirrors aside, the Israeli prime minister’s presentation was an endorsement of existing nuclear diplomacy with Tehran.
White House quietly corrects statement on Iran’s nuclear capabilities, hopes nobody will notice

White House quietly corrects statement on Iran’s nuclear capabilities, hopes nobody will notice

The White House issued a significant correction to an earlier statement it had made regarding Iran’s nuclear capabilities on Monday night, shifting its stance dramatically, with little fanfare. On
Russia’s floating nuclear power plant is not the first of its kind

Russia’s floating nuclear power plant is not the first of its kind

A 10MW nuclear reactor floated in a Panamanian lake during the Vietnam War.
Optimism About Korea Will Kill Us All

Optimism About Korea Will Kill Us All

The first step towards peace is lowering your expectations.