Tag Archive | Nuclear

Trump garante que o seu “botão nuclear” é “maior” do que o de Kim

Trump garante que o seu “botão nuclear” é “maior” do que o de Kim

O Presidente dos EUA não resistiu à provocação do líder norte-coreano e resolveu subir a parada num tweet que alguns consideraram perigoso. Não é inédito que Donald Trump e Kim Jong-un troquem epítetos menos agradáveis — o primeiro escreveu sobre o segundo que “o doido será testado como nunca antes”; Kim respondeu prometendo “amansar de certeza e definitivamente o […]

Coreia do Norte considera novas sanções “um acto de guerra”

Coreia do Norte considera novas sanções “um acto de guerra”

Regime de Kim Jong-un ameaça países que alinharam com os EUA, o que inclui a Rússia e a China. As mais recentes sanções aprovadas pela ONU contra a Coreia do Norte são um “acto de guerra” e significam um total bloqueio económico, disse este domingo o ministro norte-coreano dos Negócios Estrangeiros, ameaçando castigar os que […]

Danger of war, Germany warns after Trump’s move on Iran nuclear deal

Danger of war, Germany warns after Trump’s move on Iran nuclear deal

BERLIN- If the United States terminates the Iran nuclear deal or reimposes sanctions on Tehran it could result in Iran developing nuclear weapons and raise the danger of war close to Europe, Germany’s foreign minister said on Saturday. U.S. President Donald Trump refused on Friday to formally certify that Tehran was complying with the 2015 […]

Race for latest class of nuclear arms is a threat

Race for latest class of nuclear arms is a threat

The United States, Russia and China are now aggressively pursuing a new generation of smaller, less destructive nuclear weapons. The buildups threaten to revive a Cold War-era arms race and unsettle the balance of destructive force among nations that has kept the nuclear peace for more than a half-century. It is, in large measure, an […]

China urges USA, North Korea to hold direct talks

China urges USA, North Korea to hold direct talks

China’s foreign ministry on Monday urged the United States and North Korea to sit down with each other face-to-face and resolve their problems, as tension continues to climb on the Korean peninsula after North Korea’s latest rocket test. While China was angered by the launch, it has also expressed concern at plans by Washington and […]

India ratifies nuclear liability convention

India ratifies nuclear liability convention

India ratified an international convention on nuclear energy accident liability, the government said on Thursday, the final piece in its efforts to address the concerns of foreign nuclear suppliers and draw them into a market worth billions of dollars. Nuclear reactor makers such as General Electric (GE.N) have been reluctant to set up plants in […]

UNSC condemns N Korea rocket launch

UNSC condemns N Korea rocket launch

The UN Security Council strongly condemned North Korea’s rocket launch and said it would speed up work on a sanctions resolution “in response to these dangerous and serious violations”. The statement on Sunday was adopted by China, Pyongyang’s ally, and the 14 other council members during an emergency meeting called after Pyongyang said it had […]