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Daily News: 02/2010

February 26, 2010

"U.S. Demurs as Israel Pushes "Crippling" Iran Sanctions " Reuters / February 26, 2010 U.S. Demurs as Israel Pushes "Crippling" Iran Sanctions ... View Source ›

Howard Schneider, "Iran, Syria mock U.S. policy; Ahmadinejad speaks of Israel's 'annihilation'" The Washington Post / February 26, 2010 Iran, Syria mock U.S. policy; Ahmadinejad speaks of Israel's 'annihilation'... View Source ›

Mark Landler, "Despite Pressure, China Still Resists Iran Sanctions" The New York Times / February 25, 2010 Despite Pressure, China Still Resists Iran Sanctions... View Source ›

Stephanie Palla, "Experts Pessimistic on North Korea’s Willingness to Give Up Nukes" Global Security Newswire / February 25, 2010 Experts Pessimistic on North Korea’s Willingness to Give Up Nukes... View Source ›

Joe Lauria, Gordon Fairclough, and Peter Wonacott, "Pretoria Seized North Korean Weapons " The Wall Street Journal / February 26, 2010 Pretoria Seized North Korean Weapons ... View Source ›

"And the price of nuclear power?" The Economist / February 25, 2010 And the price of nuclear power?... View Source ›

Pavel Podvig, "What to do about tactical nuclear weapons" Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists / February 25, 2010 What to do about tactical nuclear weapons... View Source ›

"A weighty matter" The Economist / February 25, 2010 A weighty matter... View Source ›

"Indian military growth threatens SAsian stability: Pakistan" Agence France Presse / February 25, 2010 Indian military growth threatens SAsian stability: Pakistan... View Source ›

February 25, 2010

Matthias Küntzel , "The Berlin-Dubai-Tehran Axis " The Wall Street Journal / February 24, 2010 The Berlin-Dubai-Tehran Axis ... View Source ›

"Syria turns down U.N. nuclear watchdog inspection" Reuters / February 25, 2010 Syria turns down U.N. nuclear watchdog inspection... View Source ›

"Clinton Says Syria Must Still Address US Concerns" The Associated Press / February 24, 2010 Clinton Says Syria Must Still Address US Concerns... View Source ›

"Clinton hopes for Iran sanctions move at UN in 30-60 days" Agence France Presse / February 24, 2010 Clinton hopes for Iran sanctions move at UN in 30-60 days... View Source ›

"Iranian Central Bank Seen Being Listed as Nuclear Proliferator" Global Security Newswire / February 24, 2010 Iranian Central Bank Seen Being Listed as Nuclear Proliferator... View Source ›

Eric Talmadge, "Iran parliament head defends nuclear policy" The Associated Press / February 25, 2010 Iran parliament head defends nuclear policy... View Source ›

"India Calls for Global "No First Use" Nuke Policy" Global Security Newswire / February 24, 2010 India Calls for Global "No First Use" Nuke Policy... View Source ›

"China said to push the North on nuke talks" Joong Ang Ilbo / February 25, 2010 China said to push the North on nuke talks... View Source ›

February 24, 2010

Alan Cowell, "Iran Letter Repeats Nuclear Swap Terms Rejected by West" The New York Times / February 23, 2010 Iran Letter Repeats Nuclear Swap Terms Rejected by West... View Source ›

David Gollust, "US Calls Iranian Nuclear Offer Unacceptable" VOA News / February 23, 2010 US Calls Iranian Nuclear Offer Unacceptable... View Source ›

Eli Lake, "U.S. will use banks to thwart Iran nukes" The Washington Times / February 24, 2010 U.S. will use banks to thwart Iran nukes... View Source ›

"Pakistan Rules Out Joining Nonproliferation Treaty" Global Security Newswire / February 23, 2010 Pakistan Rules Out Joining Nonproliferation Treaty... View Source ›

"Report: Japan offers to enrich uranium for Iran" Agence France Presse / February 24, 2010 Report: Japan offers to enrich uranium for Iran... View Source ›

Hans-Jürgen Schlamp, "EU Plans Massive Sanctions Against Iran" Der Spiegel / February 23, 2010 EU Plans Massive Sanctions Against Iran... View Source ›

"Russian general: Arms deal with US reached 'soon' " The Associated Press / February 24, 2010 Russian general: Arms deal with US reached 'soon' ... View Source ›

February 23, 2010

"Iran nuclear plans further evidence it rejects engagement: US " Agence France Presse / February 22, 2010 Iran nuclear plans further evidence it rejects engagement: US ... View Source ›

"Military strike can't decisively counter Iran's nuclear program: Mullen" Xinhua / February 23, 2010 Military strike can't decisively counter Iran's nuclear program: Mullen... View Source ›

"Iran to 'hide nuclear plants inside mountains'" Agence France Presse / February 22, 2010 Iran to 'hide nuclear plants inside mountains'... View Source ›

"Indian-Pakistani Talks to Emphasize Terrorism" Global Security Newswire / February 22, 2010 Indian-Pakistani Talks to Emphasize Terrorism... View Source ›

"S.Africa says they intercepted N.Korea arms shipment" Reuters / February 22, 2010 S.Africa says they intercepted N.Korea arms shipment... View Source ›

"EU to follow UN lead on Iran’s nuclear program " The Associated Press / February 22, 2010 EU to follow UN lead on Iran’s nuclear program ... View Source ›

"A Strategy for Iran " The Council on Foreign Relations / February 23, 2010 A Strategy for Iran ... View Source ›

February 22, 2010

Alan Cowell, "Iran to Build More Enrichment Plants " The New York Times / February 22, 2010 Iran to Build More Enrichment Plants ... View Source ›

"Syria Rules Out Further IAEA Access to Suspected Nuclear Site" Global Security Newswire / February 22, 2010 Syria Rules Out Further IAEA Access to Suspected Nuclear Site... View Source ›

"IAEA: Iran, Syria still not cooperating " World Nuclear News / February 19, 2010 IAEA: Iran, Syria still not cooperating ... View Source ›

"Int'l community to seek new measures on Iran's nuclear issue: French PM" Xinhua / February 20, 2010 Int'l community to seek new measures on Iran's nuclear issue: French PM... View Source ›

"US to pursue pressure track on Iran: Petraeus" Agence France Presse / February 21, 2010 US to pursue pressure track on Iran: Petraeus... View Source ›

"Mihman-Parast: Iran to produce nuclear fuel plates within months " Islamic Republic News Agency / February 20, 2010 Mihman-Parast: Iran to produce nuclear fuel plates within months ... View Source ›

"Israel Unveils Drones Able to Hit Iran " The Associated Press / February 21, 2010 Israel Unveils Drones Able to Hit Iran ... View Source ›

"North Korea refuses to abandon nukes" CNN / February 22, 2010 North Korea refuses to abandon nukes... View Source ›

"Five NATO States Want U.S. Nukes Out of Europe, Report Says" Global Security Newswire / February 19, 2010 Five NATO States Want U.S. Nukes Out of Europe, Report Says... View Source ›

February 19, 2010

Matthew Saltmarsh, "Task Force Warns Anew on Terrorist Funding From Iran " The New York Times / February 18, 2010 Task Force Warns Anew on Terrorist Funding From Iran ... View Source ›

David Sanger, "Obama to Seek Ratification of Nuclear Test Ban Treaty " The New York Times / February 18, 2010 Obama to Seek Ratification of Nuclear Test Ban Treaty ... View Source ›

Joby Warrick and Scott Wilson, "Iran might be seeking to develop nuclear weapons capability, inspectors say" The Washington Post / February 19, 2010 Iran might be seeking to develop nuclear weapons capability, inspectors say... View Source ›

"Pakistan says fears India could divert nuclear fuel" Reuters / February 19, 2010 Pakistan says fears India could divert nuclear fuel... View Source ›

"DPRK not to renounce nuclear deterrent for economic reward: state media" Xinhua / February 19, 2010 DPRK not to renounce nuclear deterrent for economic reward: state media... View Source ›

"Russia says sanctions on Iran over nuclear ambitions possible " Ria Novosti / February 19, 2010 Russia says sanctions on Iran over nuclear ambitions possible ... View Source ›

"IAEA Suspects Syrian Nuclear Activity At Bombed Site " Reuters / February 18, 2010 IAEA Suspects Syrian Nuclear Activity At Bombed Site ... View Source ›

February 18, 2010

"Experts Voice Concern Over U.S. Nuclear Policy Review" Global Security Newswire / February 17, 2010 Experts Voice Concern Over U.S. Nuclear Policy Review... View Source ›

Jonathon Weisman, "Biden to Push Test-Ban Treaty " The Wall Street Journal / February 18, 2010 Biden to Push Test-Ban Treaty ... View Source ›

"U.S. to pump money into nuke stockpile, increase security " Ria Novosti / February 18, 2010 U.S. to pump money into nuke stockpile, increase security ... View Source ›

"Iran refuses to stop enrichment in return for isotopes" Agence France Presse / February 17, 2010 Iran refuses to stop enrichment in return for isotopes... View Source ›

"Iran Fielding Improved Centrifuges, Ahmadinejad Says" Global Security Newswire / February 17, 2010 Iran Fielding Improved Centrifuges, Ahmadinejad Says... View Source ›

"Iran says looks to UN agency to protect its nuclear rights" Ria Novosti / February 18, 2010 Iran says looks to UN agency to protect its nuclear rights... View Source ›

"Slovakia, U.S. Train to Stop Nuclear Trafficking" Global Security Newswire / February 17, 2010 Slovakia, U.S. Train to Stop Nuclear Trafficking... View Source ›

February 17, 2010

Dieter Bednarz and Erich Follath, "Revolutionary Guards Keep Stranglehold on Iran" Der Spiegel / February 16, 2010 Revolutionary Guards Keep Stranglehold on Iran... View Source ›

George Jahn, "3 world powers criticize Iranian enrichment" The Associated Press / February 16, 2010 3 world powers criticize Iranian enrichment... View Source ›

Jennifer Liberto, "Treasury's quiet war" CNN / February 16, 2010 Treasury's quiet war... View Source ›

Aron Heller, "Netanyahu: Israel not planning war with Iran" The Associated Press / February 16, 2010 Netanyahu: Israel not planning war with Iran... View Source ›

Robert Burns, "Clinton warns of Mideast nuclear arms race " The Associated Press / February 16, 2010 Clinton warns of Mideast nuclear arms race ... View Source ›

"UN envoy says DPRK willing to rejoin six-party talks if certain issues resolved" Xinhua / February 17, 2010 UN envoy says DPRK willing to rejoin six-party talks if certain issues resolved... View Source ›

"Russia to emphasize nuclear deterrence, air defense: Putin" Xinhua / February 17, 2010 Russia to emphasize nuclear deterrence, air defense: Putin... View Source ›

Daniel Dombey and Paul Davis, "Lloyd’s to abide by any Iran sanctions" The Financial Times / February 16, 2010 Lloyd’s to abide by any Iran sanctions... View Source ›

February 16, 2010

Philippe Rater, "West targets Iranian oil for nuclear sanctions" Agence France Presse / February 16, 2010 West targets Iranian oil for nuclear sanctions... View Source ›

"Biden says expects China support on Iran sanctions" Reuters / February 14, 2010 Biden says expects China support on Iran sanctions... View Source ›

"Attack on Iran’s nuke facilities ‘worries’ US Admiral " Agence France Presse / February 15, 2010 Attack on Iran’s nuke facilities ‘worries’ US Admiral ... View Source ›

"How Iran Obtains U.S. Technology" 60 Minutes / February 14, 2010 How Iran Obtains U.S. Technology... View Source ›

"Russia Sees Threat to Pakistani Nukes" Global Security Newswire / February 16, 2010 Russia Sees Threat to Pakistani Nukes... View Source ›

"Iranian Uranium Enriched to Higher Level, Ahmadinejad Asserts" Global Security Newswire / February 12, 2010 Iranian Uranium Enriched to Higher Level, Ahmadinejad Asserts... View Source ›

"Kremlin says Iran sanctions cannot be excluded" Reuters / February 16, 2010 Kremlin says Iran sanctions cannot be excluded... View Source ›

"Barricades and the bomb" The Economist / February 11, 2010 Barricades and the bomb... View Source ›

"Who killed the professor?" The Economist / February 11, 2010 Who killed the professor?... View Source ›

February 12, 2010

"Iran claims to be among world's top 15 nuclear states" Ha'aretz / February 12, 2010 Iran claims to be among world's top 15 nuclear states... View Source ›

"France does not believe Iran's nuclear claim" The Associated Press / February 12, 2010 France does not believe Iran's nuclear claim... View Source ›

Margaret Coker, "U.S.'s Arab Allies Keep Cautious Watch on Iran " The Wall Street Journal / February 12, 2010 U.S.'s Arab Allies Keep Cautious Watch on Iran ... View Source ›

"Biggest worry not Afghanistan or Iran but Pakistan, says Biden" The Economic Times / February 12, 2010 Biggest worry not Afghanistan or Iran but Pakistan, says Biden... View Source ›

Zeeshan Hider , "Pakistan, India to hold talks on February 25" Reuters / February 12, 2010 Pakistan, India to hold talks on February 25... View Source ›

"India Backs "Transparent" Global Nuclear Disarmament" Global Security Newswire / February 12, 2010 India Backs "Transparent" Global Nuclear Disarmament... View Source ›

"North Korea not eager to return to six-party talks" Reuters / February 12, 2010 North Korea not eager to return to six-party talks... View Source ›

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