Nuclear Roundup: 9/26/2017

By Jodi Lieberman | September 26, 2017

A daily roundup of quality nuclear policy news.

North Korea

North Korea Says It Has the Right to Shoot Down U.S. Warplanes

White House: ‘We have not declared war on North Korea’

Mattis: US wants to resolve N. Korea standoff diplomatically

Could Iran be behind North Korea’s nuclear, missile advances?

Corbyn: North Korea crisis highlights case for nuclear weapons-free world

North Korea sought mutual assured destruction relationship with U.S. in 2016: U.S. official

Would North Korea Shoot Down a US B-1B Bomber? Yes. Could It?

Escalating tension has experts simulating a new Korean War, and the scenarios are sobering

North Korea: US leads missile interception tests in Scotland in response to nuclear threat

Experts on North Korea’s latest threat: “This is how war by miscalculation starts”

The military and North Korea: What you hear and what it means

Last Time North Korea Shot Down a U.S. Military Plane It Could Have Led to Nuclear War

2 U.S. Presidents Considered Attacking North Korea with Nuclear Weapons

The North Korea Standoff Is Now as Bad As the Cuban Missile Crisis

No joke: When Donald Trump hurls insults, North Korea thinks about war

Column: In age of nuclear fear, time to stop taunting like children

Hawks and Doves: China’s First Nuclear Test and Indian Nuclear Thought

CRS Report: Redeploying U.S. Nuclear Weapons to South Korea: Background and Implications in Brief


European ambassadors to U.S. back Iran nuclear pact

Multiple challenges remain to Fukushima nuclear cleanup

NNSA collaborates with South African firm on groundbreaking conversion to low-enriched uranium-based molybdenum-99 production

India, US should go for pre-emptive strikes, destroy Pak’s N-assets: Ex-US senator

The European Union and Non-proliferation, 2014–17 Final Report August 2017

General Interest

My time with Stanislav Petrov: No cog in the machine

What Is the Difference Between a Hydrogen Bomb and an Atomic Bomb?

Seeing the Light: The Case for Nuclear Power in the 21st Century

Scott Montgomery makes case for nuclear power in new book ‘Seeing the Light’

Rare Footage Shows Russia Detonating Nuclear Weapon to Create a New Lake

Op-Ed How do we help children cope with fear of nuclear war?

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