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Daily News: 01/2011

January 31, 2011

"Interview With Syrian President Bashar al-Assad " The Wall Street Journal / January 31, 2011 Interview With Syrian President Bashar al-Assad ... View Source ›

Karen DeYoung, "New estimates put Pakistan's nuclear arsenal at more than 100" The Washington Post / January 31, 2011 New estimates put Pakistan's nuclear arsenal at more than 100... View Source ›

Jack Kim, "South Korea rejects North's call for earlier military talks" Reuters / January 31, 2011 South Korea rejects North's call for earlier military talks... View Source ›

Kim Young-jin, "UN report verifies NK's uranium enrichment program" The Korea Times / January 31, 2011 UN report verifies NK's uranium enrichment program... View Source ›

"Iran MPs endorse atomic chief as foreign minister" Agence France-Presse / January 30, 2011 Iran MPs endorse atomic chief as foreign minister... View Source ›

Dan Perry, "Davos panel sees huge Iranian response to attack " The Associated Press / January 28, 2011 Davos panel sees huge Iranian response to attack ... View Source ›

"New START to Take Effect Within Days" Global Security Newswire / January 31, 2011 New START to Take Effect Within Days... View Source ›

January 28, 2011

"Sanctions against Iran failed: Pakistani legislator" IRNA / January 28, 2011 Sanctions against Iran failed: Pakistani legislator... View Source ›

Jeremy Laurence, "South Korea relaxes apology demand for nuclear talks" Reuters / January 28, 2011 South Korea relaxes apology demand for nuclear talks... View Source ›

"N.Korea will not drop nuclear program - Kim Jong-il's son" RIA Novosti / January 28, 2011 N.Korea will not drop nuclear program - Kim Jong-il's son... View Source ›

"'Iran will remain committed to NPT''Iran will remain committed to NPT'" Press TV / January 28, 2011 'Iran will remain committed to NPT'... View Source ›

"Iran nuclear plant will be 'ready in April'" Agence France-Presse / January 28, 2011 Iran nuclear plant will be 'ready in April'... View Source ›

"Gov't Officials at Loggerheads Over N.Korea Strategy " The Chosun Ilbo / January 28, 2011 Gov't Officials at Loggerheads Over N.Korea Strategy ... View Source ›

Viola Gienger, "Pakistan’s Block on Nuclear Treaty Talks Tests U.S. ‘Patience’" Bloomberg / January 27, 2011 Pakistan’s Block on Nuclear Treaty Talks Tests U.S. ‘Patience’... View Source ›

January 27, 2011

"U.S. official in Seoul steps up pressure on DPRK over nuclear program" Xinhua / January 26, 2011 U.S. official in Seoul steps up pressure on DPRK over nuclear program ... View Source ›

"Pakistan warns against India nuclear support" Agence France-Presse / January 25, 2011 Pakistan warns against India nuclear support... View Source ›

Kim Na-ri, "Pentagon Says N. Korea May Become Direct Threat Sooner Than Within 5 Yrs." Arirang News / January 27, 2011 Pentagon Says N. Korea May Become Direct Threat Sooner Than Within 5 Yrs.... View Source ›

"China seen as serious about N. Korea" UPI / January 27, 2011 China seen as serious about N. Korea... View Source ›

Kim Kwang-Tae, "SKorea offers "1296084615" for meeting with North Korea " The Associated Press / January 26, 2011 SKorea offers date for meeting with North Korea ... View Source ›

Stephanie Nebehay, "U.S. calls for end to global arms control impasse" Reuters / January 27, 2011 U.S. calls for end to global arms control impasse... View Source ›

"Iran urges intl. nuclear disarmament " Press TV / January 27, 2011 Iran urges intl. nuclear disarmament ... View Source ›

January 26, 2011

Joby Warrick, "Iran nuclear talks break down without an agreement" The Washington Post / January 23, 2011 Iran nuclear talks break down without an agreement... View Source ›

Andrew Kramer, "Arms Treaty Takes Crucial Step Forward in Russia" The New York Times / January 25, 2011 Arms Treaty Takes Crucial Step Forward in Russia... View Source ›

"Iran not working on bomb: Israel intelligence head" Agence France Presse / January 25, 2011 Iran not working on bomb: Israel intelligence head... View Source ›

"Obama focuses on Iran, N.Korea, omits Mideast peace" Reuters / January 26, 2011 Obama focuses on Iran, N.Korea, omits Mideast peace... View Source ›

"EU lawmakers seek to extend Iran sanctions" Agence France Presse / January 25, 2011 EU lawmakers seek to extend Iran sanctions... View Source ›

George Jahn, "Iran accuses West of 'nuclear terrorism'" The Associated Press / January 25, 2011 Iran accuses West of 'nuclear terrorism'... View Source ›

Bill Gertz, "Chinese firm tied to steel used in Iran nukes" The Washington Times / January 23, 2011 Chinese firm tied to steel used in Iran nukes... View Source ›

January 20, 2011

Jonathan Tirone and Ladane Nasseri , "Iran, U.S. Will Try to Overcome Mutual Distrust in Istanbul Nuclear Talks" Bloomberg / January 19, 2011 Iran, U.S. Will Try to Overcome Mutual Distrust in Istanbul Nuclear Talks... View Source ›

"US may punish China firms evading Iran sanctions: Clinton" Agence France-Presse / January 19, 2011 US may punish China firms evading Iran sanctions: Clinton... View Source ›

"Switzerland tightens sanctions on Iran " Deutsche Presse-Agentur / January 20, 2011 Switzerland tightens sanctions on Iran ... View Source ›

Chico Harlan, "South Korea accepts North Korea's proposal for talks" The Washington Post / January 20, 2011 South Korea accepts North Korea's proposal for talks... View Source ›

Steve Gutterman, "Iran says ready for fuel swap talks" Reuters / January 20, 2011 Iran says ready for fuel swap talks... View Source ›

Julian Borger, "WikiLeaks cables: Iran has cleared biggest hurdle to nuclear weapons" The Guardian / January 20, 2011 WikiLeaks cables: Iran has cleared biggest hurdle to nuclear weapons ... View Source ›

Jonathan Tirone and Benjamin Harvey, "Russia Cautions U.S. Not to Undermine Meeting Over Iran's Nuclear Program" Bloomberg / January 20, 2011 Russia Cautions U.S. Not to Undermine Meeting Over Iran's Nuclear Program ... View Source ›

January 19, 2011

"N. Korea working on uranium enrichment 'since 1990s'" Agence France-Presse / January 18, 2011 N. Korea working on uranium enrichment 'since 1990s'... View Source ›

Edith M. Lederer, "Iran wants world powers to recognize it is a heavyweight player with `nuclear capability' " The Associated Press / January 18, 2011 Iran wants world powers to recognize it is a heavyweight player with `nuclear capability' ... View Source ›

"CIA Pressed Switzerland to Destroy Nuclear Papers, Journalists Assert" Global Security Newswire / January 19, 2011 CIA Pressed Switzerland to Destroy Nuclear Papers, Journalists Assert... View Source ›

David Morgan, "US: China entities not complying w/ Iran sanctions" Reuters / January 19, 2011 US: China entities not complying w/ Iran sanctions... View Source ›

Linda Sieg and Yoko Kubota, "Japan wants China leadership on North KoreaJapan wants China leadership on North Korea" Reuters / January 19, 2011 Japan wants China leadership on North Korea... View Source ›

"Iran says to seek common ground with world powers on nuclear issue" Xinhua / January 18, 2011 Iran says to seek common ground with world powers on nuclear issue ... View Source ›

Fredrik Dahl, "Powers to press defiant Iran in nuclear row" Reuters / January 19, 2011 Powers to press defiant Iran in nuclear row... View Source ›

January 18, 2011

"IAEA envoys visit Iran's Natanz enrichment site: report" Reuters / January 16, 2011 IAEA envoys visit Iran's Natanz enrichment site: report... View Source ›

Olivia Hampton, "Top Iran nuke envoy blames US for cyberattack" Agence France-Presse / January 17, 2011 Top Iran nuke envoy blames US for cyberattack... View Source ›

Aamer Madhani and Ronald Brownstein, "Obama to Press Hu on North Korea" Global Security Newswire / January 18, 2011 Obama to Press Hu on North Korea... View Source ›

Ali Akbar Dareini, "Iran: Sanctions won't stop nuclear drive " The Associated Press / January 18, 2011 Iran: Sanctions won't stop nuclear drive ... View Source ›

Hyung-Jin Kim, "SKorea: Nuclear push could bring North's collapse " The Associated Press / January 17, 2011 SKorea: Nuclear push could bring North's collapse ... View Source ›

"Paper: Iran still trying to buy nuclear technology " The Associated Press / January 16, 2011 Paper: Iran still trying to buy nuclear technology ... View Source ›

"Iran nuclear threat hyped by West: ElBaradei" Xinhua / January 18, 2011 Iran nuclear threat hyped by West: ElBaradei ... View Source ›

January 13, 2011

Siavosh Ghazi, "Iran says no talks on 'nuclear dossier' at Istanbul" Agence France-Presse / January 12, 2011 Iran says no talks on 'nuclear dossier' at Istanbul... View Source ›

"N. Korea uranium programme for making bombs: South" Agence France-Presse / January 13, 2011 N. Korea's uranium for making bombs: South... View Source ›

Dan De Luce, "N. Korea must take action to defuse tension: Gates" Agence France-Presse / January 13, 2011 N. Korea must take action to defuse tension: Gates... View Source ›

Michael Martina, "China effectively rejects Iran nuclear invite" Reuters / January 13, 2011 China effectively rejects Iran nuclear invite... View Source ›

Steve Gutterman, "Russia says Iran nuclear visit can't replace talks" Reuters / January 13, 2011 Russia says Iran nuclear visit can't replace talks... View Source ›

Nasser Karimi, "Iran invites foreign experts to nuclear sites " The Associated Press / January 13, 2011 Iran invites foreign experts to nuclear sites ... View Source ›

"S. Korea, U.S., Japan to discuss N. Korea at forum in Seoul " Yonhap News Agency / January 13, 2011 S. Korea, U.S., Japan to discuss N. Korea at forum in Seoul ... View Source ›

January 12, 2011

Alan Cowell, "Iran Says Time Running Out for Nuclear Deal" The New York Times / January 12, 2011 Iran Says Time Running Out for Nuclear Deal... View Source ›

"US Urges NK to Pledge Not to Seek Further Provocations" KBS World / January 11, 2011 US Urges NK to Pledge Not to Seek Further Provocations... View Source ›

"N. Korea says ready for talks with Japan: media" Agence France-Presse / January 11, 2011 N. Korea says ready for talks with Japan: media... View Source ›

Hyung-Jin Kim and Foster Klug, "2 Koreas restore key hot line despite tension" The Associated Press / January 11, 2011 2 Koreas restore key hot line despite tension... View Source ›

"China, Iran officials discuss nuclear issue " Reuters / January 12, 2011 China, Iran officials discuss nuclear issue ... View Source ›

"Only a threat of force will halt Iran nukes: Israel" Reuters / January 11, 2011 Only a threat of force will halt Iran nukes: Israel... View Source ›

"US Official: If N. Korea Wants Talks, No More Nuclear Tests" Arirang News / January 12, 2011 US Official: If N. Korea Wants Talks, No More Nuclear Tests... View Source ›

January 11, 2011

Anne Gearan, "Defense Secretary Robert Gates says North Korea will pose direct threat to the United States " The Associated Press / January 11, 2011 Defense Secretary Robert Gates says North Korea will pose direct threat to the United States ... View Source ›

Lynn Berry, "Russia discussing Iran's invitation to tour nuclear sites, no decision yet made " The Associated Press / January 11, 2011 Russia discussing Iran's invitation to tour nuclear sites, no decision yet made ... View Source ›

"Pakistani Nuke Security in Question After Assassination" Global Security Newswire / January 11, 2011 Pakistani Nuke Security in Question After Assassination... View Source ›

"Iran says EU snub will not affect Istanbul talks " Reuters / January 11, 2011 Iran says EU snub will not affect Istanbul talks ... View Source ›

"Iran to sue Israel over assassinating nuclear scientist: spokesman" Xinhua / January 11, 2011 Iran to sue Israel over assassinating nuclear scientist: spokesman ... View Source ›

Hwang Doo-hyong, "Gates calls for China's cooperation in addressing N. Korean nukes, provocations: Pentagon " Yonhap News Agency / January 11, 2011 Gates calls for China's cooperation in addressing N. Korean nukes, provocations: Pentagon ... View Source ›

"Amano: 'Know too little about Teheran's nuclear activities' " The Jerusalem Post / January 11, 2011 Amano: 'Know too little about Teheran's nuclear activities' ... View Source ›

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