nuclear weapons

 Is Russia ready to reduce nuclear arms?

Russia is willing to discuss reducing nuclear weapons, the Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said at a Russian Armed Forces General Staff Military Academy lecture. "We are ready to discuss the possibility of …

Trump denies his comments on nuclear weapons

US President-elect Donald Trump walked back comments made on the campaign trail about more countries getting nuclear weapons. "The @nytimes states today that DJT believes 'more countries should acquire nuclear …

Russia suspends plutonium utilization deal with US

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on Monday to suspend an agreement with the United States on disposing of weapons-grade plutonium. The deal was being suspended due to "the emergence of a threat to …

North Korea claims successful test of nuclear warhead

North Korea says it has successfully tested a nuclear warhead that can be mounted on ballistic rockets, after potentially the most powerful nuclear test of five the country has conducted since 2006. State media said the test showed that …