Nuclear Roundup: 8/7/2017

By Jodi Lieberman | August 7, 2017

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

North Korea

North Korea Rules Out Nuclear Talks, Says U.S. Will ‘Pay Dearly’

North Korea Threatens Retaliation Over Sanctions as Diplomats Break Ice

North Korea says it needs nuclear missiles capable of striking heart of US mainland to prevent invasion

North Korea’s ‘humanitarian’ exports paid for weapons programs, U.S. says

McMaster Hot Spots: North Korea

Asean offers US a rare chance to meet N Korea

China Presses North Korea to Halt Missile, Nuclear Tests

The UN vote against North Korea shows the system working – for once

Japanese people practising nuclear attack drills

4 Frightening Ways North Korea’s Nuclear Weapons May Actually Be Used

Can the U.S. Military Stop North Korea’s Nuclear Weapons Program?

United States

Pentagon considering ‘mini-nukes’ for maximum deterrence


Trump says Iran is violating the nuclear deal. It isn’t.

Iran’s Rohani, Embarking on Second Term, Warns U.S. Over Nuclear Deal

Column: U.S. needs to stand up to Iran

How Trump can confront Iran without blowing up the nuclear deal

Trump’s Alice-in-Wonderland approach to the Iran deal

Japan Marks Hiroshima Anniversary, With North Korea on Its Mind

Pakistan says not bound by treaty on prohibition of nuclear weapons

JFK Stopped a China-India War. Can Trump? The Nuclear Stakes Are Much Higher Now

General Interest

Vox Populi: Nuclear weapons ban treaty, not deterrence, may be our best hope

How to Keep a Vital Diagnostic Isotope in Stock

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