Nuclear Roundup: 2/23/2018

By Jodi Lieberman | February 23, 2018

A daily roundup of quality nuclear policy news.

North Korea

US, S. Korea military exercises could end outreach to nuclear North

The science of measuring North Korea’s destructive nuclear power from afar

Trump to impose new sanctions on North Korea: report

[News Analysis] South and North Korea to continue holding high-level discussions after Pyeongchang Olympics

United States

Nuclear posture review

First woman in history takes helm of US nuclear weapons arsenal

Nuclear weapons council plans spring field trips to “key” NNSA facilities

US takes steps to resume plutonium pit production for nukes

DARPA launches CBRNE threat detection program


US will not certify Iran nuclear deal: Pence

Iran threatens to pull out of nuclear deal

Iran says nuclear deal is “worst ever” — and it’s Trump’s fault

Iran sticking to nuclear deal: UN watchdog

Iran hints at seaborne reactors while respecting nuclear deal

Former ambassador examines Iran nuclear deal

No to a permissive US-Saudi nuclear deal

Congress skeptical of Saudi nuclear energy demands

Investigation blames Russian facility for last year’s ruthenium isotope leak

How many nuclear weapons do the US and Russia have? Here’s what you need to know

WTO backs Japan complaint against South Korea’s Fukushima import ban

General Interest

Perils of trivializing nuclear weapons

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