Daily News: 12/2009

December 30, 2009

"Iran denies secret deal to import Kazakh uranium" Reuters / December 30, 2009 Iran denies secret deal to import Kazakh uranium... View Source ›

"Kazakhstan denies Iran uranium deal: ministry" Agence France Presse / December 30, 2009 Kazakhstan denies Iran uranium deal: ministry... View Source ›

"South materials likely reused by North’s military" JoongAng Daily / December 30, 2009 South materials likely reused by North’s military... View Source ›

Amos Harel, "Israel can't launch strike against Iran on its own" Haaretz / December 30, 2009 Israel can't launch strike against Iran on its own... View Source ›

December 29, 2009

George Jahn, "Iran seeking to smuggle raw uranium" Associated Press / December 29, 2009 Iran seeking to smuggle raw uranium... View Source ›

"Iran ready to swap enriched uranium abroad: FM spokesman" Agence France Presse / December 29, 2009 Iran ready to swap enriched uranium abroad: FM spokesman... View Source ›

"'US readying paralyzing Iran sanctions'" Jerusalem Post / December 29, 2009 'US readying paralyzing Iran sanctions'... View Source ›

Natasha Mozgovaya, "U.S. warns Iran: Meet nuclear obligations or face 'next step'" Haaretz / December 29, 2009 U.S. warns Iran: Meet nuclear obligations or face 'next step'... View Source ›

Gleb Bryanski, "U.S. missile shield holding up nuclear deal: Putin" Reuters / December 29, 2009 U.S. missile shield holding up nuclear deal: Putin... View Source ›

"Pakistan rejects Washington Post's assertions on nuke materials transfer" Xinhua / December 29, 2009 Pakistan rejects Washington Post's assertions on nuke materials transfer... View Source ›

"FM: Iran to produce nuclear fuel if West fails to supply" Xinhua / December 29, 2009 FM: Iran to produce nuclear fuel if West fails to supply... View Source ›

"Israel's nuclear whistleblower Vanunu detained" Agence France Presse / December 29, 2009 Israel's nuclear whistleblower Vanunu detained... View Source ›

"Two killed in fire at India nuclear research centre" BBC News / December 29, 2009 Two killed in fire at India nuclear research centre... View Source ›

Rajat Pandit, "India step closer to getting N-sub" Times of India / December 29, 2009 India step closer to getting N-sub... View Source ›

December 28, 2009

"Israeli defense chief: Iran can build bomb by 2011" Associated Press / December 28, 2009 Israeli defense chief: Iran can build bomb by 2011... View Source ›

Asif Shahzad, "Pakistan: US men had maps of nuclear power site" Associated Press / December 28, 2009 Pakistan: US men had maps of nuclear power site... View Source ›

Jeffrey Smith and Joby Warrick, "Pakistani scientist depicts more advanced nuclear program in North Korea" Washington Post / December 28, 2009 Pakistani scientist depicts more advanced nuclear program in North Korea... View Source ›

Amena Bakr and Cho Mee-young, "South Korea wins landmark Gulf nuclear power deal" Reuters / December 27, 2009 South Korea wins landmark Gulf nuclear power deal... View Source ›

"Nuclear deal unlikely as Japan sounds CTBT alert" The Economic Times / December 28, 2009 Nuclear deal unlikely as Japan sounds CTBT alert... View Source ›

"Turkey's FM talks to US official over Iran's nuclear program" World Bulletin / December 28, 2009 Turkey's FM talks to US official over Iran's nuclear program... View Source ›

"Russia's Lavrov says six-party talks with N.Korea 'mandatory'" RIA Novosti / December 28, 2009 Russia's Lavrov says six-party talks with N.Korea 'mandatory'... View Source ›

"Russia: No proof of military N-plans in Iran" Press TV / December 26, 2009 Russia: No proof of military N-plans in Iran... View Source ›

Ephraim Asculai, "Iran is not Japan" Jerusalem Post / December 27, 2009 Iran is not Japan... View Source ›

December 23, 2009

"How Obama can earn peace prize" The Financial Times / December 21, 2009 How Obama can earn peace prize... View Source ›

"Diplomats Will Extend Iran Talks " The Wall Street Journal / December 23, 2009 Diplomats Will Extend Iran Talks ... View Source ›

Angela Hill, "Cyber Security Shortcomings at Nuclear Labs?" ABC News / December 22, 2009 Cyber Security Shortcomings at Nuclear Labs?... View Source ›

Desmond Butler, "US execs delivered message to North Korea" The Associated Press / December 22, 2009 US execs delivered message to North Korea... View Source ›

"Next steps have begun on Iran nuclear issue: White House" Reuters / December 22, 2009 Next steps have begun on Iran nuclear issue: White House... View Source ›

Sarah Munoz Schaefer, "Lloyds Settles U.S. Case Over Iranian Transactions " Dow Jones / December 23, 2009 Lloyds Settles U.S. Case Over Iranian Transactions ... View Source ›

"Iranian nuclear negotiator rejects IAEA proposal on uranium transfer" Kyodo News / December 23, 2009 Iranian nuclear negotiator rejects IAEA proposal on uranium transfer... View Source ›

"Diane Sawyer Interviews Iranian President Ahmadinejad" ABC News / December 22, 2009 Diane Sawyer Interviews Iranian President Ahmadinejad... View Source ›

Edith M. Lederer, "AP Interview: Rice says NKorea is feeling pressure" The Associated Press / December 22, 2009 AP Interview: Rice says NKorea is feeling pressure... View Source ›

December 22, 2009

Daniel Dombey, "US cautions banks over collusion with Tehran" The Financial Times / December 21, 2009 US cautions banks over collusion with Tehran... View Source ›

Thom Shanker and Eric Schmitt, "U.S. to Make Stopping Nuclear Terror Key Aim " The New York Times / December 20, 2009 U.S. to Make Stopping Nuclear Terror Key Aim ... View Source ›

"Stop threats if you want a deal says Ahmadinejad" Agence France Presse / December 18, 2009 Stop threats if you want a deal says Ahmadinejad... View Source ›

"Owners of nuclear weapons have left the NPT dead: Larijani" ISNA / December 22, 2009 Owners of nuclear weapons have left the NPT dead: Larijani... View Source ›

Hossein Jaseb, "Iran's Ahmadinejad dismisses West's year-end deadline" Reuters / December 22, 2009 Iran's Ahmadinejad dismisses West's year-end deadline... View Source ›

"Indian Nuclear Site on Alert for Possible Taliban Attack" Global Security Newswire / December 18, 2009 Indian Nuclear Site on Alert for Possible Taliban Attack... View Source ›

Sam Kim, "S. Korea affirms N. Korea unable to miniaturize nukes" Yonhap News Agency / December 21, 2009 S. Korea affirms N. Korea unable to miniaturize nukes... View Source ›

Bill Varner, "China Signals Resistance to Iran Sanctions, Seeks Further Talks " Bloomberg / December 22, 2009 China Signals Resistance to Iran Sanctions, Seeks Further Talks ... View Source ›

Richard Esposito and Brian Ross, "David Headley Said to Have Helped Terrorists Target Nuclear Plant" ABC News / December 20, 2009 David Headley Said to Have Helped Terrorists Target Nuclear Plant... View Source ›

December 18, 2009

Gareth Evans and Yoriko Kawaguchi , "A plan to eliminate the world's nuclear weapons" The Financial Times / December 18, 2009 A plan to eliminate the world's nuclear weapons... View Source ›

"U.S. hails Emirates nuclear deal as model" Reuters / December 17, 2009 U.S. hails Emirates nuclear deal as model... View Source ›

Aluf Benn and Amos Harel, "One strike on Isfahan in 2004 might have ended Iran's nukes " Ha'aretz / December 18, 2009 One strike on Isfahan in 2004 might have ended Iran's nukes ... View Source ›

Jon Herskovitz, "Obama proposes U.S. liaison in North Korea: report" Reuters / December 18, 2009 Obama proposes U.S. liaison in North Korea: report... View Source ›

"Iran expects advanced enrichment in 2011 " Reuters / December 18, 2009 Iran expects advanced enrichment in 2011 ... View Source ›

Mark Tannenbaum, "N. Korea to Let France Open Cultural Office in Pyongyang: KCNA " Bloomberg / December 17, 2009 N. Korea to Let France Open Cultural Office in Pyongyang: KCNA ... View Source ›

John M. Glionna, "North Korean arms seizure could be a boost for nuclear talks" The Los Angeles Times / December 18, 2009 North Korean arms seizure could be a boost for nuclear talks... View Source ›

"Russia calls for simpler checks on nuclear cuts " Reuters / December 17, 2009 Russia calls for simpler checks on nuclear cuts ... View Source ›

Elaine M. Grossman, "Report Urges Action to Break Tactical Nuke Deadlock in Europe" Global Security Newswire / December 17, 2009 Report Urges Action to Break Tactical Nuke Deadlock in Europe... View Source ›

"A thousand and one excuses" The Economist / December 17, 2009 A thousand and one excuses... View Source ›

December 17, 2009

"UAE Joins With U.S. Against Nuclear Smuggling" Global Security Newswire / December 16, 2009 UAE Joins With U.S. Against Nuclear Smuggling... View Source ›

Robert Burns and Pamela Hess, "US sees Iran edging closer to nuclear arms knowhow" The Associated Press / December 17, 2009 US sees Iran edging closer to nuclear arms knowhow... View Source ›

"White House sees UN support for Iran penalties " The Associated Press / December 16, 2009 White House sees UN support for Iran penalties ... View Source ›

"Obama told China: I can't stop Israel strike on Iran indefinitely " Ha'aretz / December 17, 2009 Obama told China: I can't stop Israel strike on Iran indefinitely ... View Source ›

Aaron Lucchetti and Jay Soloman, "Credit Suisse's Secret Deals " The Wall Street Journal / December 17, 2009 Credit Suisse's Secret Deals ... View Source ›

James Hider, Tony Halpin, and Hugh Tomlinson, "Fears of nuclear arms race as nations gear up to follow Iran" The Times of London / December 17, 2009 Fears of nuclear arms race as nations gear up to follow Iran... View Source ›

Viola Gienger, "North Korea Agrees Uranium Is Issue in Resumed Talks, U.S. Says " Bloomberg / December 17, 2009 North Korea Agrees Uranium Is Issue in Resumed Talks, U.S. Says ... View Source ›

"Former Top U.K. Spy Deceived WMD Panel, Insider Says" Global Security Newswire / December 16, 2009 Former Top U.K. Spy Deceived WMD Panel, Insider Says... View Source ›

Anton Khlopkov, "Peaceful atom: providing safe nuclear energy development in the Middle East" Ria Novosti / December 17, 2009 Peaceful atom: providing safe nuclear energy development in the Middle East... View Source ›

December 16, 2009

Daniel Dombey, James Blitz, and Harvey Morris, "Iran faces global push towards fresh sanctions" The Financial Times / December 16, 2009 Iran faces global push towards fresh sanctions... View Source ›

William Broad and David Sanger, "Nuclear Memo in Persian Puzzles Spy Agencies " The New York Times / December 15, 2009 Nuclear Memo in Persian Puzzles Spy Agencies ... View Source ›

"NUKEWARS US envoy voiced concern about N.Korea uranium: official" Agence France Presse / December 15, 2009 NUKEWARS US envoy voiced concern about N.Korea uranium: official... View Source ›

"White House defends Obama's open hand to Iran" Agence France Presse / December 15, 2009 White House defends Obama's open hand to Iran... View Source ›

"Iran test-fires missile amid nuclear tension" Reuters / December 16, 2009 Iran test-fires missile amid nuclear tension... View Source ›

"India Toughens Stand on NPT " Indo Asian News Service / December 16, 2009 India Toughens Stand on NPT ... View Source ›

Keith Bradsher, "Nuclear Power Expansion in China Stirs Concerns " The New York Times / December 15, 2009 Nuclear Power Expansion in China Stirs Concerns ... View Source ›

Kwang-Tae Kim, "Obama writes letter to NKorean leader " The Associated Press / December 16, 2009 Obama writes letter to NKorean leader ... View Source ›

"Seized North Korean weapons likely destined for Iran: source" Reuters / December 16, 2009 Seized North Korean weapons likely destined for Iran: source... View Source ›

"North Korean Arms Lesson " The Wall Street Journal / December 15, 2009 North Korean Arms Lesson ... View Source ›

December 15, 2009

Digby Lidstone , "Iran woos Arab states as sanctions loom" The Financial Times / December 14, 2009 Iran woos Arab states as sanctions loom... View Source ›

"New Report Calls for Nuclear States to Reduce Arms" Global Security Newswire / December 14, 2009 New Report Calls for Nuclear States to Reduce Arms... View Source ›

Martin Matishak, "Nuclear Disarmament Measures Must Address Fissile Materials, Experts Say" Global Security Newswire / December 14, 2009 Nuclear Disarmament Measures Must Address Fissile Materials, Experts Say... View Source ›

Kevin Bogardus, "House readies Iran sanctions on gas imports" The Hill / December 14, 2009 House readies Iran sanctions on gas imports... View Source ›

Sebastian Rotella, "Iranian arms trafficker sentenced to 5 years" The Los Angeles Times / December 15, 2009 Iranian arms trafficker sentenced to 5 years... View Source ›

Joby Warrick, "Evidence of Iran's nuclear arms expertise mounts" The Washington Post / December 15, 2009 Evidence of Iran's nuclear arms expertise mounts... View Source ›

"N.Korea still wants recognition as nuclear state" Agence France Presse / December 14, 2009 N.Korea still wants recognition as nuclear state... View Source ›

Richard Rhodes, "Reducing the nuclear threat: The argument for public safety" Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists / December 14, 2009 Reducing the nuclear threat: The argument for public safety... View Source ›

"Russia, U.S. may sign nuclear deal at climate talks" Reuters / December 15, 2009 Russia, U.S. may sign nuclear deal at climate talks... View Source ›

December 14, 2009

Christian Oliver, "Net closes on N Korea’s vital arms exports" The Financial Times / December 14, 2009 Net closes on N Korea’s vital arms exports... View Source ›

Colum Lynch, "U.N. panel cites concern about Iran shipments" The Washington Post / December 14, 2009 U.N. panel cites concern about Iran shipments... View Source ›

Joby Warrick, "Western, U.N. officials assess secret Iranian document" The Washington Post / December 14, 2009 Western, U.N. officials assess secret Iranian document... View Source ›

Chip Cummins, "West Decries Iran's Latest Nuclear Offer " The Wall Street Journal / December 14, 2009 West Decries Iran's Latest Nuclear Offer ... View Source ›

"Pakistan Sees Indian Nuclear Trade Upsetting Strategic Balance" Global Security Newswire / December 11, 2009 Pakistan Sees Indian Nuclear Trade Upsetting Strategic Balance... View Source ›

Thomas Fuller and David Sanger, "Thais Seize Plane With Weapons From N. Korea " The New York Times / December 12, 2009 Thais Seize Plane With Weapons From N. Korea ... View Source ›

"U.S. to help boost Cambodia's seaport security for avoiding nuclear smuggling " Xinhua / December 14, 2009 U.S. to help boost Cambodia's seaport security for avoiding nuclear smuggling ... View Source ›

Weiyi Lim, "Taiwan Investigates Report Iran Get Nuclear Parts Via Its Firms " Bloomberg / December 12, 2009 Taiwan Investigates Report Iran Get Nuclear Parts Via Its Firms ... View Source ›

Sam Kim, "N. Korea seeks both nuclear status and normalized ties: military chief " Yonhap News Agency / December 14, 2009 N. Korea seeks both nuclear status and normalized ties: military chief ... View Source ›

"China Builds Underground 'Great Wall' Against Nuke Attack" The Chosun Ilbo / December 14, 2009 China Builds Underground 'Great Wall' Against Nuke Attack... View Source ›

"German Government Probes Shipments to Iran" Der Spiegel / December 14, 2009 German Government Probes Shipments to Iran... View Source ›

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