Four recent developments concerning nuclear power (and nuclear proliferation) are of such moment that our projections must be adjusted by our consideration of these matters. NATO’s intervention in Libya and the death of Muammar Gaddafi, the North Korean nuclear weapons program, the Iranian nuclear program as adjusted by the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, and Russia’s objectives in this domain, each form sides of a prism: actions involving nuclear power and nonproliferation that we contemplate or initiate must address the ensuing refractions.
“The World Is Watching,” the US recently warned Iran, as related by the BBC. The report stated: The US says “the world is watching” how Iranian authorities respond to anti-government protests that have broken out in several cities. A White House statement said Iranians were fed up with “the regime’s corruption and its squandering of the nation’s wealth to fund terrorism.” President Donald Trump has also published multiple tweets on the matter, excoriating Iran for human rights abuses.
Rebels in Yemen fired a ballistic missile on Tuesday at Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, for a second time in two months, though Saudi officials said that it had been intercepted and that there were no casualties.
The ongoing genocide taking place in Yemen has finally provoked significant press attention in the last few weeks. Unfortunately, the […]
An armed attack took place on the Saudi Royal palace in Jeddah, with two Saudi guards shot dead while three others were injured on Saturday morning when a man drove up to the gate of the palace and began shooting, the interior ministry said in a statement carried by state news.
At least 14 people have been killed by Saudi-led air strikes on the Yemeni capital Sanaa, according to rescuers and witnesses.
Six children were among those who died in the overnight attack on a residential district, rescue workers said.
Increasing internal dissatisfaction, strife within the royal family and geopolitical shifts all points to an impending conflict in Saudi Arabia as Turkey and Iran posture to become new regional powers
Massive compromise of U.S. congressional and DNC systems raises questions about which foreign states may have acquired intel
Questions about John McCain’s foundation have arisen amid revelations that, for the last several years the foundation has not been […]
As the American press has shone a spotlight upon alleged Russian involvement both in the U.S. presidential election and its […]
The Merriam-Webster online dictionary defines feminism as: 1. 1: the theory of the political, economic, and social equality of the […]