Nuclear Roundup: 10/9/2017

By Jodi Lieberman | October 9, 2017

A daily roundup of quality nuclear policy news.

North Korea

North Korea’s Kim Jong Praises His Nuclear Weapons as ‘Powerful Deterrent,’ Promotes Sister

Seeing the North Korean Stalemate from the Other Side

Britain ‘preparing for war with North Korea’

United States

Bob Corker Says Trump’s Recklessness Threatens ‘World War III’

Exclusive: Reps. Fleischmann, Thornberry talk budget plans for defense, nuclear security

Donald Trump and the ‘madman’ playbook

Rick Perry’s vision of hot tub-sized nuclear power plants isn’t so far-fetched


IAEA stresses secrecy of Iran data, rejects criticism

Trump Assails Republican Senator, Blames Him for Iran Nuclear Agreement

Mac Thornberry: The US should not ‘completely’ pull out of Iran nuclear deal

Ex-UK premier Tony Blair joins chorus urging US to uphold Iran deal

Europe Looks to Congress in Fight to Save Iran Nuclear Pact

Israel opposed the U.S.-Iran nuclear deal. But how happy will Israel be if Trump really scraps it?

What is the Iran nuclear deal?

Don’t Make the Same Mistake on Iran that Bush Made on North Korea

Why do Trump’s threats on the Iran nuclear deal matter?

False Assumptions About the Iran Nuclear Deal

Everything you need to know about Trump’s expected decision to decertify the Iran deal

The Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty Could Be in Trouble

Do Japan and South Korea Need Nuclear Weapons?

International Cooperation for Enhancing Nuclear Safety, Security, Safeguards and Non-Proliferation – 60 Years Atoms for Peace and Development

The Long Nuclear History Behind the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize

General Interest

These Cold War hawks are now championing an end to nuclear weapons

As the Threat of Nuclear War Grows, ‘the bomb’ Breaks the Silence

Nobel Peace Prize Win a Boon for Nuclear Nonproliferation Activists

Are nuclear weapons illegal? Yes, but it doesn’t matter

Don’t Ban the Bomb

Imperial team develops devices to detect nuclear materials used in dirty bombs

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