Nuclear Roundup 2/20/2017

By Jodi Lieberman | February 20, 2017

A compilation of quality nuclear policy news published on the Web, around the world.

Iran Nuclear Deal


Tillerson: I didn’t suggest scrapping Iran nuclear deal

Don’t abandon the Iran Nuclear Deal, embrace it to build regional peace

Trump’s demand for revising Iran’s nuclear deal is meaningless: Commentator

United States

Republican bills counter Russia’s apparent violation of nuclear arms treaty

No, Hillary Clinton did not “give Russia 20 percent of the uranium” in the US

Graham/Dorgan: Trump makes nuclear mistake on arms control treaty with Russia

Gallup: Top US Foreign Policy Goals: Stem Terrorism, Nuclear Weapons

Air Force Reviews Vendor Bids to Build New ICBMs Engineered With High-Tech Upgrades

SRNL tests radiation detection equipment, trains law enforcement

Sandia RAP teams lead the hunt for radiation

Plant Vogtle could use new fuel when MOX is complete


Kim baits Trump with missile

Pyongyang’s growing nuclear capabilities

Would China Use Nuclear Weapons in a War With Taiwan?

Analysis – China wields stick with North Korea, but is still pushing for talks


U.S. Air Force deploys WC-135 nuclear sniffer aircraft to UK as spike of radioactive Iodine levels is detected in Europe

Panel: Trump Must Make a Choice in European Ballistic Missile Defense

Victim of Soviet test wants all nuclear weapons destroyed

Iranian FM calls for abolition of nuclear weapons

The UAE’s Nuclear Push

Second robot abandoned due to ‘extreme radiation’ in Fukushima nuclear plant

India, Pakistan extend pact on cutting risk of nuclear-related mishaps

General Interest

Which nuclear threats should we worry most about?

A nuclear crisis from hell

The world is going backwards on nuclear proliferation – this is not a mistake we can afford to make

Guest columnist: Only way to survive nuclear war is to prevent it

How the World’s First Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier Changed History

Want the World to Have Fewer Nukes? We Need More Nuclear Energy

Machine vision helps crack inspection of nuclear reactors

New biosensor could help search for nuclear activity

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