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All news tagged with #Nuclear weapons

Darius Shahtahmasebi, USA 01/08/2018 0

Washington’s Pre-War Demonization Formula Is Targeting Iran, Again

U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley’s grandiose performance in front of the UN on December 15 should send shivers down the spines of those who remember Colin Powell’s equally disturbing performance in the months leading up to the 2003 invasion of Iraq. This is just the beginning of the a new media campaign against Iran with regime change as the end goal.
Geoffrey Fattig, USA 12/31/2017 0

How the U.S. Could Provoke a New Korean War

The bare bones of a deal with North Korea may exist, but senseless provocations could set off a conflict long before then.
Jeffrey D. Sachs, USA 12/24/2017 0

Stopping Armageddon

The United States faces a trap of its own making. For decades, this country has forcibly overthrown regimes it deemed to be hostile to US interests. North Korea fears that it is next.
David Swanson, USA 12/21/2017 0

The Case Against Iraqing Iran

Planning war and funding war creates its own momentum. Sanctions become, as with Iraq, a stepping stone to war. Cutting off diplomacy leaves few options open. Electoral pissing contests take us all where most of us did not want to be.
Robert Dodge, USA 12/18/2017 0

The 2017 Nobel Peace Prize to ICAN: Saving Humanity from Itself

Since the beginning of the nuclear age and the dropping of the first atomic bombs, mankind has struggled with the reality of being able to destroy the planet on the one hand and the abolition of these weapons on the other.
Jessica Corbett, USA 12/17/2017 0

North Korea Ready for Direct Talks With U.S., Says Russian Foreign Minister

"We know that North Korea wants first of all to speak with the United States about its security guarantees," says Sergey Lavrov. "We are ready to support it. We are ready to help promote such talks."
Conn M. Hallinan, USA 12/12/2017 0

Asia’s Other Nuclear Standoff

By roping India and Japan into its standoff with China, the U.S. is raising the nuclear stakes in Asia — including, dangerously, between India and Pakistan.
Lisa Fuller, Sri Lanka 12/12/2017 0

The Necessity of Imagining An Unimaginable War

Top military and political experts warn that the risk of war is at an all-time high, the threat is imminent and the impact would be catastrophic.
Robert Alvarez, USA 12/05/2017 0

Korea: End the 67-Year War

It’s time to find a path to end the 67-year-long Korean war.
Harry Blain, USA 12/02/2017 0

The U.S. Is Stockpiling Nuclear Arms, and the Cost Is Astonishing

We're spending $1.2 trillion on weapons that invariably make the world a more dangerous place.