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From TheJournal.ie US blames Russia over ending of a major Cold War-era nuclear arms deal Nuclear Arms

US blames Russia over ending of a major Cold War-era nuclear arms deal

This comes after Washington launched the process to pull out of the INF treaty this year.

From TheJournal.ie Iran's foreign minister warns Trump that idea of short war is 'an illusion' Tensions

Iran's foreign minister warns Trump that idea of short war is 'an illusion'

Tensions have been rising between the two countries since the US pulled out of a nuclear deal.

From TheJournal.ie Thyroid cancer impact on children and teens following Fukushima nuclear accident Study

Thyroid cancer impact on children and teens following Fukushima nuclear accident

More than 3,600 people died from causes such as illness and suicide linked to the aftermath of the tragedy.

From TheJournal.ie France to shut down 14 of country's 58 nuclear reactors by 2035, Macron says France

France to shut down 14 of country's 58 nuclear reactors by 2035, Macron says

The total includes the previously announced shutdown of France’s two oldest reactors.

From TheJournal.ie US intelligence agencies find North Korea 'building new missiles' Nuclear

US intelligence agencies find North Korea 'building new missiles'

Following the Singapore summit in June, President Donald Trump had declared that Pyongyang was “no longer a nuclear threat”.

From TheJournal.ie 'This has been a lone battle': Frustration at government approach to nuclear plant plans in UK Hinkley Point C

'This has been a lone battle': Frustration at government approach to nuclear plant plans in UK

An Oireachtas committee is planning to write a submission to UK authorities to express its concern.

From TheJournal.ie Defence Forces conduct exercise to help prepare for 'dirty bomb' attacks Chemical Attack

Defence Forces conduct exercise to help prepare for 'dirty bomb' attacks

This EU-funded project uses robots and unmanned aerial vehicles to help minimise the risk to operators while collecting physical evidence.

From TheJournal.ie North Korean nuclear test site has 'partially collapsed' after massive bomb blast last year Tired Mountain Syndrome

North Korean nuclear test site has 'partially collapsed' after massive bomb blast last year

Researchers have said the site is now unusable.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea leader Kim Jong Un suspending nuclear and long-range missile tests On Hold

North Korea leader Kim Jong Un suspending nuclear and long-range missile tests

North Korea carried out its sixth nuclear test last year.

From TheJournal.ie North and South to hold inter-Korean summit - only the 3rd of its kind since 1950s conflict Pyongyang

North and South to hold inter-Korean summit - only the 3rd of its kind since 1950s conflict

South Korea also claims that Pyongyang said it would consider abandoning nuclear weapons in exchange for security guarantees.

From TheJournal.ie Iran rejects Trump's demand to change nuclear deal Sanctions

Iran rejects Trump's demand to change nuclear deal

The US President has vowed to pull out of the accord if European allies don’t fix its “terrible flaws”.

From TheJournal.ie Trump promises to 'figure it out' with South Korea's president Seoul Searching

Trump promises to 'figure it out' with South Korea's president

Trump has been visiting a number of Asian countries.

From TheJournal.ie Reports: 200 feared dead after tunnel collapses at North Korea nuclear testing site Punggye-ri

Reports: 200 feared dead after tunnel collapses at North Korea nuclear testing site

A tunnel has collapsed for the second time at Punggye-ri in North Korea.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: 'Trump should eliminate US nukes and give a chance to diplomacy' US-NORTH KOREAN RELATIONS

Opinion: 'Trump should eliminate US nukes and give a chance to diplomacy'

Yes, North Korea is a bad regime but this doesn’t mean that bombing it is the solution, writes Julien Mercille.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea has 'built an intercontinental ballistic missile', so what now? Going Nuclear

North Korea has 'built an intercontinental ballistic missile', so what now?

The Hwasong-14 ICBM could apparently reach Alaska.

From The42 Watch: Seán O'Brien crosses for Lions after sensational Liam Williams gamble and break Clawing Back

Watch: Seán O'Brien crosses for Lions after sensational Liam Williams gamble and break

After a half of pressure, Liam Williams cut loose on the All Blacks from his own five-metre line.

From TheJournal.ie Adi Roche: 'I'm asking world leaders to help removing and storing Chernobyl's radioactive material' Un Chernobyl Day

Adi Roche: 'I'm asking world leaders to help removing and storing Chernobyl's radioactive material'

Let’s show the people of Chernobyl that they are not forgotten, writes Adi Roche.

From TheJournal.ie Trump 'calls for arms race' after nuclear weapons comment Cold War Of Words This post contains videos

Trump 'calls for arms race' after nuclear weapons comment

The US President-elect had said the US needs to expand its nuclear capabilities until “the world comes to its senses regarding nukes”.

From TheJournal.ie Trump says America needs to boost nuclear capability until 'world comes to its senses' Cold War Of Words

Trump says America needs to boost nuclear capability until 'world comes to its senses'

The US President-elect made the comment a few hours after Vladimir Putin said something similar about Russia.

From TheJournal.ie Trump will have tough decisions to make about his somewhat decrepit nuclear arsenal Explosive

Trump will have tough decisions to make about his somewhat decrepit nuclear arsenal

Many are now asking how vulnerable US nuclear weapons are to cyber threats.

From TheJournal.ie The UK is to push ahead with a new nuclear power station across the Irish Sea Nuclear Power

The UK is to push ahead with a new nuclear power station across the Irish Sea

The Hinkley Point project had been thrown into doubt but it will go ahead.

From TheJournal.ie Iran executes nuclear scientist accused of spying for the US Iran Nuclear Programme

Iran executes nuclear scientist accused of spying for the US

Shahram Amiri disappeared in Saudi Arabia in June 2009 and resurfaced a year later in the United States.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea launched a missile that landed 250km off the coast of Japan Tensions

North Korea launched a missile that landed 250km off the coast of Japan

The launch has been met with fury by Japan.

From TheJournal.ie A new nuclear power station will be built 250 km from the Irish coast Across The Water

A new nuclear power station will be built 250 km from the Irish coast

The Hinkley Point power station is the UK’s first for 20 years.

From TheJournal.ie This is the world's 'biggest and most powerful' icebreaker Arktika

This is the world's 'biggest and most powerful' icebreaker

It can cut through ice of up to 2.8 metres thick

From TheJournal.ie Chilling two-minute video captures 'stunning decay' of Chernobyl exclusion zone Abandoned

Chilling two-minute video captures 'stunning decay' of Chernobyl exclusion zone

Chernobyl was the scene of the world’s worst nuclear disaster .

From TheJournal.ie Train evacuated over bag of smelly meat France

Train evacuated over bag of smelly meat

The incident saw 250 people evacuated from the train.

From TheJournal.ie The billionaire hoping to send men to Mars says we'll need to nuke it first Kaboom

The billionaire hoping to send men to Mars says we'll need to nuke it first

If we want to live there that is.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea has some pretty scary stuff to say about its nuclear weapons Nukes
From TheJournal.ie Remember iodine tablets? You won't be getting them again It's Pronounced Nuc-ular

Remember iodine tablets? You won't be getting them again

But only because there threat of nuclear annihilation has receded. Yay.

From TheJournal.ie A nuclear submarine is on fire in Russia, but 'there's nothing to worry about' Blaze

A nuclear submarine is on fire in Russia, but 'there's nothing to worry about'

It is believed the vessel wasn’t carrying nuclear fuel.

From TheJournal.ie A breakthrough's been reached in nuclear talks between Iran and the West At Last

A breakthrough's been reached in nuclear talks between Iran and the West

US President Barack Obama has welcomed the “historic understanding” with Iran.

From TheJournal.ie Why a mysterious black briefcase follows the US president everywhere Scary Stuff

Why a mysterious black briefcase follows the US president everywhere

It is always within Obama’s reach.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland 'cannot rule out' nuclear power says the Energy Minister Power Up

Ireland 'cannot rule out' nuclear power says the Energy Minister

Alex White says he understands concerns over nuclear power.

From TheJournal.ie Were there nuclear missiles stored in Northern Ireland? State Papers

Were there nuclear missiles stored in Northern Ireland?

That was a big question back in the early 1980s.

From TheJournal.ie If North Korea did hack Sony, it's a watershed moment in cyber-warfare Hermit Kingdom

If North Korea did hack Sony, it's a watershed moment in cyber-warfare

It is reportedly the first to use “a highly destructive class of malicious software that is designed to make computer networks unable to operate” into a company’s computer system in the United States.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Drone captures haunting footage of Chernobyl ghost town 28 Years Later

VIDEO: Drone captures haunting footage of Chernobyl ghost town

‘Serene and disturbing.’

From TheJournal.ie 'No damage to any nuclear power stations' after strong quake hits Japan 6.2 Magnitude

'No damage to any nuclear power stations' after strong quake hits Japan

Five people are feared trapped in collapsed buildings.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Is it time for Ireland to embrace nuclear energy? Energy

Opinion: Is it time for Ireland to embrace nuclear energy?

The pros of going nuclear far outweigh the cons, and the overall net benefit is is much greater than continuing to burn fossil fuels.

From TheJournal.ie Israeli PM warns nuclear-capable Iran poses greater threat than Islamic State Terrorism

Israeli PM warns nuclear-capable Iran poses greater threat than Islamic State

He said “to defeat ISIS and leave Iran as a threshold nuclear state power is to win the battle and lose the war”.

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