IAEA chief: Iran failed again to provide explanations about its atomic bomb research

The head of the U.N. nuclear agency said on Thursday that Iran had again failed to provide explanations about suspected atomic bomb research, as a deadline looms for a comprehensive deal between Iran and six world powers to end the long-running controversy. Iran is holding talks with the United States, France, Germany, Britain, Russia and […]

Russian nuclear talk is dangerous even if it may be a bluff

By:Gideon Rachman I never had much time for the Greenham Common women. As a mildly reactionary student of the 1980s, I regarded them – and their protest camp outside a British nuclear-weapons base – as silly and misguided. After all, decades of experience taught that nuclear deterrence worked. ThirtIy years on and the nuclear peace […]