Iran Dismisses Desperate US Move To End Nuclear Waivers

US’s latest move was in response to Iranian fuel shipments to Venezuela (Representational) Tehran: Tehran on Thursday dismissed the impact of what it called Washington’s “desperate attempt” to end sanction waivers for nations that remain in the Iran nuclear accord. The Atomic Energy Organisation of Iran said the United States had made the move in …
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US Ends Sanction Waivers For Nations In Iran Nuclear Deal

The decision will bring the deal further to the brink of collapse. (File) Washington: The United States said Wednesday it was ending waivers in its sanctions for nations that remain in the Iran nuclear accord, bringing the deal further to the verge of collapse. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he was responding to Iran’s …
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North Korea’s Kim Jong Un, In First Appearance In Weeks, Vows To Nuclear “Deterrence”

Kim Jong Un hosted a meeting to discuss the country’s nuclear capabilities today. SEOUL (Reuters): North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hosted a meeting to discuss the country’s nuclear capabilities, state media said on Sunday, marking his first appearance in three weeks after a previous absence sparked global speculation about his health. Ruling Workers’ Party …
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Donald Trump’s Office Discusses US’ First Nuclear Test In Decades: Report

Donald Trump’s administration has discussed holding the first US nuclear test since 1992. Washington, United States: President Donald Trump’s administration has discussed holding the first US nuclear test since 1992 as a potential warning to Russia and China, the Washington Post reported Friday. Such a test would be a significant departure from US defense policy …
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US Mulls Nuclear Option As China Threatens Hong Kong Autonomy

US lawmakers are pressing for tough action over Hong Kong (Representational) Washington: The United States on Friday stepped up threats to strip Hong Kong of special trading privileges as it led Western nations in anger over China’s brazen assault on the territory’s autonomy. US lawmakers are pressing for tough action over Hong Kong, which has …
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