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Obama: Iran has not advanced nuclear ambitions since U.S. negotiations started – PolitiFact


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Obama: Iran has not advanced nuclear ambitions since U.S. negotiations started
PolitiFact
By way of refresher, in November 2013, the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council, plus Germany, and Iran signed an agreement that temporarily stopped or rolled back Iran's production of potentially weapons grade nuclear material.
Nuclear Ambitions Hurt Iran More Than War With IraqOilPrice.com
Breaking News: Change is going to come to Cuba, 'it has to': ObamaReuters
An Iran Nuclear Deal Is Still Possible, and Here's WhyU.S. News & World Report (blog)
Tehran Times -Huffington Post -Ya Libnan
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Posted on 21 December 2014 | 10:46 pm

Nuclear weapons to be used to blast asteroids in bid to protect Earth, US … – Express.co.uk


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Nuclear weapons to be used to blast asteroids in bid to protect Earth, US
Express.co.uk
Robert Weaver in an abstract submitted to the American Geophysical Union's annual meeting said: "The goal is to study the effectiveness of using a nuclear explosive to alter the orbit or destroy a potentially harmful object." Asteroid impact on earth
Plan to protect Earth from rogue asteroids with nuclear weaponsInternational Business Times UK

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Posted on 21 December 2014 | 10:22 pm

Geopolitics Key to South Africa’s $100 Billion Nuclear Project – Bloomberg


Geopolitics Key to South Africa's $100 Billion Nuclear Project
Bloomberg
Politics may tip the balance as Russia's Rosatom Corp. and France's Areva SA (AREVA) prepare to battle it out for South Africa's planned nuclear-energy project that could cost $100 billion. “Geopolitical and industrial relations between South Africa

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Posted on 21 December 2014 | 10:15 pm

North Korea says to boost nuclear power to counter US hostile policy – Reuters


Reuters

North Korea says to boost nuclear power to counter US hostile policy
Reuters
"Our effort to strengthen our defensive military power including nuclear power will be doubly stepped up in every way," the spokesman said in a statement. A U.N. Commission of Inquiry report published in February detailed wide-ranging abuses in North …

Posted on 21 December 2014 | 4:28 pm

Iran nuclear diplomat gets key post as head of foreign oil deals – Reuters


Iran nuclear diplomat gets key post as head of foreign oil deals
Reuters
Amir-Hossein Zamaninia is a veteran diplomat who was sidelined under hardline former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad before resurfacing as adviser on the nuclear negotiations revived by moderate President Hassan Rouhani. Zamaninia will replace …

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Posted on 21 December 2014 | 2:08 pm

RPT-UPDATE 1-S.Korea prosecutors investigate data leak at nuclear power plants – Reuters


RPT-UPDATE 1-S.Korea prosecutors investigate data leak at nuclear power plants
Reuters
SEOUL, Dec 21 (Reuters) – Seoul prosecutors have launched an investigation into a leak of non-critical data at South Korea's nuclear power operator, the prosecutors' office said on Sunday, as worries mount about nuclear safety and potential

Posted on 21 December 2014 | 1:36 pm

South Korea prosecutors investigate data leak at nuclear power plants – Reuters


South Korea prosecutors investigate data leak at nuclear power plants
Reuters
Diagrams of several of South Korea's 23 nuclear reactors have been posted on a Twitter account since the data leak last week, which included employees' personal records, blueprints of nuclear plant equipment, electricity flow charts and estimates of …

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Posted on 21 December 2014 | 11:49 am

Seoul prosecutors investigate data leak at nuclear plant operator – Reuters


Seoul prosecutors investigate data leak at nuclear plant operator
Reuters
Diagrams of several of South Korea's 23 nuclear reactors have been posted on a Twitter account since the data leak last week, which included employees' personal records, blueprints of nuclear plant equipment, electricity flow charts and estimates of …

Posted on 21 December 2014 | 7:25 am

Air Force admits nuclear flaws, faces uncertain path to remedying … – Fox News


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Air Force admits nuclear flaws, faces uncertain path to remedying
Fox News
FILE – In this April 15, 1997 file photo, Air Force Lt. Jerome White stands at the door of his missile launch capsule 100-feet under ground where he and his partner are responsible for 10 nuclear-armed ICBM's, in north-central Colorado. Faced with one
Air Force Leaders Admit Nuclear Problems, But Will Fixes Work?Military.com
Air Force admits nuclear flaws, seeks right fixesHouston Chronicle

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Posted on 20 December 2014 | 2:49 pm

Exclusive – India looks to sway Americans with nuclear power insurance plan – Reuters


Reuters

Exclusive – India looks to sway Americans with nuclear power insurance plan
Reuters
The law effectively shut out Western companies from a huge market, as energy-starved India seeks to ramp up nuclear power generation by 13 times, and also strained U.S.-Indian relations since they reached a deal on nuclear cooperation in 2008.
Nuclear Insurance – India's plan to convince US companiesNiticentral

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Posted on 20 December 2014 | 8:29 am

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Iran nuclear diplomat gets key post as head of foreign oil deals

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran has appointed a backstage strategist in nuclear talks with world powers as chief of foreign petroleum contracts, the oil ministry said, a job that will hinge largely on any settlement of its atomic dispute with the West. Amir-Hossein Zamaninia is a veteran diplomat who was sidelined under hardline former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad before resurfacing as adviser on the …

Posted on 21 December 2014 | 2:06 pm

South Korea prosecutors investigate data leak at nuclear power plants

By Sohee Kim and Meeyoung Cho SEOUL (Reuters) – Seoul prosecutors have launched an investigation into a leak of non-critical data at South Korea's nuclear power operator, the prosecutors' office said on Sunday, as worries mount about nuclear safety and potential cyberattacks from North Korea. An official with the prosecutors' office confirmed media reports that they had traced the location of an …

Posted on 21 December 2014 | 11:44 am

Britain's nuclear plants could come under attack by DRONES which drop explosives

A London-based nuclear expert probed the issue after a spate of mysterious and illegal flights by small unmanned vehicles over more than a dozen power stations in France.

Posted on 21 December 2014 | 10:29 am

Air Force admits nuclear flaws, faces uncertain path to remedying underinvestment, low morale

WASHINGTON – Faced with one of its biggest challenges in years — repairing a troubled nuclear missile corps — the Air Force has taken an important first step by admitting, after years of denial, that its problems run deep and wide.

Posted on 20 December 2014 | 2:52 pm

North Korea says to boost nuclear power to counter U.S. hostile policy

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea vowed on Saturday to boost its "nuclear power" to counter Washington's hostile policy, saying it had become apparent the United States aimed to invade the North under the guise of human rights abuses. Member countries of the United Nations on Thursday urged the Security Council to consider referring North Korea to the International Criminal Court (ICC) for crimes …

Posted on 20 December 2014 | 10:11 am

Iran honors nuclear deal with powers, IAEA report shows

VIENNA (Reuters) – Iran has continued to meet commitments under an interim nuclear agreement with six world powers, a confidential U.N. agency report showed, though Tehran temporarily halted conversion work that makes higher-grade uranium less suitable for bombs. The monthly update by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), seen by Reuters, said Iran was not enriching uranium above a …

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 3:25 pm

Exclusive: India looks to sway Americans with nuclear power insurance plan

By Tommy Wilkes and Sanjeev Miglani NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India is offering to set up an insurance pool to indemnify global nuclear suppliers against liability in the case of a nuclear accident, in a bid to unblock billions of dollars in trade held up by concerns over exposure to risk. Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government is hoping the plan will be enough to convince major U.S. companies …

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 2:21 pm

How the Nuclear Option Changed the Judiciary

For Sen. Harry Reid, going "nuclear" set the groundwork for his last great act of the 113th Congress.

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 11:57 am

Land, Water Rights Needed for Nevada Nuclear Dump

Nuclear regulators say land, water rights needed for Nevada radioactive waste repository site

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 1:40 am

Sweden doubles waste fee for nuclear power plant operators

(Reuters) – Sweden's government has decided to almost double a fee nuclear power plant operators pay to the nuclear waste fund, in order to help it cover the rising costs of decommissioning, the environment ministry said on Thursday. Sweden's state-owned utility Vattenfall operates Forsmark and Ringhals power plants, and Germany's E.ON operates Oskarshamn plant. Finnish utility Fortum, which …

Posted on 18 December 2014 | 4:32 pm