Thursday, December 9, 2021

All posts tagged "nuclear"

  • UN Condemns NKorea Launch, Pledges Significant new Sanctions

    SEOUL, South Korea – The U.N. Security Council condemned North Korea’s launch of a long-range rocket that world leaders called a banned test of ballistic missile technology and another “intolerable provocation.” The U.N.’s most powerful body pledged...

    • Posted February 7, 2016
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  • Rubio Comes Under Withering Criticism in Republican Debate

    MANCHESTER, N.H. – Donald Trump said he didn’t have to win; Hillary Clinton didn’t know whether she could. Marco Rubio said he was ready to lead the country; and Bernie Sanders said “don’t jinx me” about predictions...

    • Posted February 7, 2016
  • N. Korea Praises Rocket; others View as Covert Missile Test

    SEOUL, South Korea – For North Korea’s propaganda machine, the long-range rocket launch Sunday carved a glorious trail of “fascinating vapor” through the clear blue sky. For South Korea’s president, and other world leaders, it was a...

    • Posted February 7, 2016
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  • What N. Korea Rocket Launch may Mean for Region and World

    SEOUL, South Korea – North Korea launched a long-range rocket Sunday, the first day of its announced eight-day launch window and about a month after the country’s fourth nuclear test led to international condemnation. Already, world leaders...

    • Posted February 7, 2016
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  • Analysis: AP Bureau Chiefs in Koreas on Planned Launch

    SEOUL, South Korea – It’s another big, splashy step for the North Korean government: a planned rocket launch the world will see as a banned test of long-range missile technology that comes only weeks after testing what...

    • Posted February 6, 2016
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  • Iran: $100B in Assets ‘Fully Released’ Under Nuclear Deal

    TEHRAN, Iran – Iran said Monday it now has access to more than $100 billion worth of frozen overseas assets following the implementation of a landmark nuclear deal with world powers. Government spokesman Mohammad Bagher Nobakht said...

    • Posted February 1, 2016
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  • Car-making Deals, Protests Greet Iranian President in Paris

    PARIS – France’s government welcomed Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday with promises of a new beginning in an old relationship, starting with investments to boost Iran’s flagging economy crippled by decades of sanctions over its nuclear...

    • Posted January 28, 2016
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  • China Seeks ‘New Chapter’ with Iran after Sanctions Lifted

    TEHRAN, Iran – Chinese President Xi Jinping said Saturday he hopes to open a “new chapter” in relations with Iran after the lifting of international sanctions under a historic nuclear deal, as he paid the first visit...

    • Posted January 23, 2016
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  • Analysis: Iran Deals may not Herald Rapid Changes

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – The lifting of crippling international sanctions linked to Iran’s nuclear program and the flurry of diplomacy that led to the release of Americans held by Tehran suggests a new era could be...

    • Posted January 18, 2016
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  • Triumph or Travesty, US-Iran Ties Warming Over Nuclear Deal

    WASHINGTON – Diplomatic triumph or travesty, America’s relationship with one of its most intractable foes took two giant leaps forward this weekend when Iran released four Americans in a prisoner swap after locking in last summer’s nuclear...

    • Posted January 18, 2016
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