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China resisting bilateral nuclear arms talks: US

Hindustan Times 18 May 2021
The exchange came at a discussion on the Prevention of Nuclear War at the 65-member UN Conference on Disarmament based in Geneva ... China is resisting bilateral talks with the United States on nuclear weapons, the U.S ... The exchange came at a discussion on the Prevention of Nuclear War at the 65-member U.N.
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Time to End the Silence on Israel’s Nuclear Weapons

Consortium News 18 May 2021
Only fools would believe that attacking Iran’s enrichment plants, its critical infrastructure, shipping, and scientific and military personnel, would remain unanswered, and could not spill over into a destructive regional war with global consequences, from which use of nuclear weapons can not be excluded.
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Commander of United States Strategic Command wants more nukes

Beijing News 18 May 2021
that the nuclear deterrent was there to be polished and improved rather than reconsidered ... exits nuclear disarmament treaty ... The Admiral's words on war being neither linear, nor predictable, and the possibility that adversaries might consider nuclear use as their least bad option, was tweeted at midnight on April 20.
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U.S. says China is resisting nuclear arms talks

Reuters 18 May 2021
China is resisting bilateral talks with the United States on nuclear weapons, the U.S ... conference on Tuesday, as Washington seeks to advance efforts to reduce nuclear arms stockpiles ... The exchange came at a discussion on the Prevention of Nuclear War at the 65-member U.N.
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China resisting nuclear arms talks: US

Live Mint 18 May 2021
China is resisting bilateral talks with the United States on nuclear weapons, the US disarmament ambassador told a UN conference on Tuesday, as Washington seeks to advance efforts to reduce nuclear arms stockpiles ... The exchange came at a discussion on the Prevention of Nuclear War at the 65-member UN Conference on Disarmament based in Geneva.
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The Russian factor in China-US relations

China Daily 18 May 2021
The conflicts are hard to resolve, and accidents may occur, even to the extent of nuclear war, which also drags China in ... It is well known that the US and Russia have thousands of nuclear weapons. What does it mean to have a nuclear war? Do human lives mean nothing? What's the difference between destroying the other side and destroying oneself?.
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Leak Reveals Power Shifting to Hard-Liners in Iran

Consortium News 18 May 2021
But at least one senior IRGC researcher believed that Iran needed to have the technical capability to produce nuclear weapons, and, like Rafighdoost during the Iran-Iraq War, he and others undertook research on the problem on their own, as was discussed openly by a key Khamenei ally with The San Francisco Chronicle ... and the nuclear deal.
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Leak Exposes Fissures in Iranian Establishment and Power Shift to Hard-Liners

Consortium News 18 May 2021
But at least one senior IRGC researcher believed that Iran needed to have the technical capability to produce nuclear weapons, and, like Rafighdoost during the Iran-Iraq War, he and others undertook research on the problem on their own, as was discussed openly by a key Khamenei ally with The San Francisco Chronicle ... and the nuclear deal.
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US-Russia showdown looms as top diplomats meet in Iceland

Albuquerque Journal 18 May 2021
This follows a spate of tit-for-tat diplomatic expulsions as U.S.-Russian relations threaten a return to Cold War lows. The nuclear powers are at odds on myriad issues including Ukraine, the Arctic, ... The meeting comes as much of the world is focused on the Israel-Palestinian war.
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The story of Rum Jungle: a Cold War-era uranium mine that's spewed acid into the ...

Phys Dot Org 18 May 2021
It was Australia's first large-scale uranium mine and supplied the US and British nuclear weapons programs during the Cold War ... from 1954 to 1971, roughly one-third of which was exported for nuclear weapons ... a Cold War-era uranium mine that's spewed acid into the environment for ...
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Mass Effect: Legendary Edition Finally Changes NPC Into A Turian, Which Makes Way More Sense

Gamespot 18 May 2021
This attack is referenced frequently in conversation as "The Blitz" if players select the "War Hero" psychological profile for their Commander Shepard.
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Pakistan condemns 'extra-judicial' killings of Kashmiris

Anadolu Agency 18 May 2021
Pakistan on Tuesday condemned what it termed "the extra-judicial killing" of two Kashmiris in Indian-administered Kashmir ... The two nuclear neighbors have fought two full-scale wars, in 1948 and 1965, and a three-week-long Kargil skirmish in 1999, over Kashmir ... .
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Biden’s pallid response to foreign challenges contrasts with Trump’s assertiveness

Cleveland 18 May 2021
Former President Donald Trump projected strength on the world stage. America and our allies were better for it. President Joe Biden is projecting weakness. Our enemies are gleefully capitalizing on it ... Under Biden, Trump’s “dawn of peace” in the Middle East is now the dusk of war. An emboldened Iran is moving toward nuclear capabilities ... .
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Explained: Are Israel, Hamas committing war crimes in Gaza?

Hindustan Times 18 May 2021
... militants during the last war, in 2014 ... They note that the undeclared nuclear power, with the region's most powerful military, is waging war on a militant group armed with little beyond long-range rockets, the majority of which are intercepted by Israel's anti-missile defenses.
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EXPLAINER: Are Israel, Hamas committing war crimes in Gaza?

Info News 18 May 2021
... of possible war crimes in Gaza ... They note that the undeclared nuclear power, with the region's most powerful military, is waging war on a militant group armed with little beyond long-range rockets, the majority of which are intercepted by Israel's anti-missile defenses.
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