Archive for June, 2011

NATO kills top Haqqani leader in eastern Afghanistan – Channel 6 News Online

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

NATO kills top Haqqani leader in eastern Afghanistan
Channel 6 News Online
According to ISAF, Jan was suspected of providing material support to the recent suicide bomb attack on a hotel in the Afghan capital Kabul which killed 12 people, including a provincial judge. On June 28, the Haqqani network, in conjunction with ...

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Ban welcomes five-party nuclear disarmament meeting – UN News Centre

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

Trend News Agency

Ban welcomes five-party nuclear disarmament meeting
UN News Centre
“The conference provides a unique opportunity for the five nuclear weapon States to engage on the full implementation of the action plans agreed to at the 2010 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons ...
Nuclear arms talksThe Guardian
Project syndicateMmegi Online
An ambassador for peace and securityVentura County Reporter
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Los Alamos nuclear lab under siege from wildfire – WTOL.com

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

KOB.com

Los Alamos nuclear lab under siege from wildfire
WTOL.com
It produced the weapons that were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. In the decades since, the lab has evolved into a major scientific and nuclear research facility. It works on extending the life of aging nuclear bombs, tests warheads, ...
Status of Los Alamos Nuke Experiments Uncertain Amid WildfireGlobal Security Newswire
Wildfire near Los Alamos lab | 06.30.11News & Observer
Crews busy thinning woods around nuclear labBeaver County Times
Newser -Sports Radio ESPN 1420 -Newsday (subscription)
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UN court issues Hariri warrants

Thursday, June 30th, 2011
Four arrest warrants have been issued by the UN-backed tribunal investigating the murder of Lebanon's former PM Rafik Hariri, the court says.

Rare rally in Syria’s second city

Thursday, June 30th, 2011
Rival rallies have been held in Aleppo, Syria's second city, as troops continue their assault in nearby north-western villages, activists say.

UN Budget Cuts: Why Not Eliminate the Conference on Disarmament? – National Review Online

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

Nanaimo Daily News

UN Budget Cuts: Why Not Eliminate the Conference on Disarmament?
National Review Online
Pyongyang has detonated two nuclear devices in the last five years. It is striving to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of delivering nuclear weapons. Its actions have violated numerous UN Security Council resolutions, ...
North Korea to Chair UN Disarmament ConferenceFox News
Another Turtle Bay MilestoneWall Street Journal
And The New Chair of the UN's Disarmament Conference Is...Town Hall
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Saudi Arabia Will Build Nuclear Weapons If Iran Does: Prince – International Business Times

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

AsiaOne

Saudi Arabia Will Build Nuclear Weapons If Iran Does: Prince
International Business Times
Proof of the existence of Iranian atomic weapons, he said, "would compel Saudi Arabia … to pursue policies which could lead to untold and possibly dramatic consequences". A Saudi official in Riyadh backed Turki's statements, telling the paper: "We ...
Tehran tests Saudis' nerve on nuclear weaponsThe Australian
If Iran goes nuclear so will we: Saudi envoyHindustan Times
Saudi will seek nuclear arms if Iran gets them - reportReuters UK
Investor's Business Daily -CBS News -The Hill (blog)
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Status of Los Alamos Nuke Experiments Uncertain Amid Wildfire – Global Security Newswire

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

CBC.ca

Status of Los Alamos Nuke Experiments Uncertain Amid Wildfire
Global Security Newswire
Fire officials on Wednesday said they were assured the wildfire would not reach the sprawling nuclear weapons complex or the Los Alamos town. Firefighters have burned potential fuel sources to create a 10-mile long break separating the laboratory and ...
Wildfire near Los Alamos lab | 06.30.11News & Observer
Crews busy thinning woods around nuclear labBeaver County Times
Erratic winds whip Los Alamos fire ... Poking holes, resting case ... No ...9&10 News
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NM fire poised to become largest in state history – myCentralOregon.com

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

Fox News

NM fire poised to become largest in state history
myCentralOregon.com
AP News | 06/30/11 09:22 am With firefighters bracing for another day of strong, erratic winds, a wildfire near the nation's premier nuclear weapons laboratory and a northern New Mexico community was poised Thursday to become the largest in state ...
New Mexico fires threaten Los Alamos nuclear weapons lab – againChristian Science Monitor
New Mexico Fires Pictures June 30thMonsters and Critics.com
Los Alamos Lab to Remain Closed as Wildfire, Radiation Fears EaseMyFox Chicago
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Gaza aid flotilla sabotage claim

Thursday, June 30th, 2011
Irish activists planning to sail in an aid flotilla to Gaza accuse Israel of sabotaging their ship.