Daily News: 01/2012

January 31, 2012

Tabassum Zakaria, "Iran keeping option open on nuclear weapon-U.S. spy chief" Reuters / January 31, 2012 Iran keeping option open on nuclear weapon-U.S. spy chief... View Source ›

"Myanmar denies trying to obtain N. Korean nukes" Agence France Presse / January 31, 2012 Myanmar denies trying to obtain N. Korean nukes... View Source ›

"Merkel to urge China to cut Iran oil imports" Reuters / January 31, 2012 Merkel to urge China to cut Iran oil imports... View Source ›

"US senators take next step on Iran sanctions" Jerusalem Post / US senators take next step on Iran sanctions... View Source ›

"Iran attends Nuclear Power Asia confab" Press TV / January 31, 2012 Iran attends Nuclear Power Asia confab... View Source ›

ALAN COWELL, "Iran Offers to Extend Inspection by U.N. Team" New York Times / January 31, 2012 Iran Offers to Extend Inspection by U.N. Team... View Source ›

"IAEA approves Japan's nuclear safety tests" Deutsche Presse-Agentur / January 31, 2012 IAEA approves Japan's nuclear safety tests... View Source ›

January 30, 2012

Ladane Nasseri, "IAEA Team in Iran for Talks as Lawmakers Draft Oil Bill" Bloomberg / January 30, 2012 IAEA Team in Iran for Talks as Lawmakers Draft Oil Bill... View Source ›

"IAEA Can Visit Any Iranian Atomic Facility, Foreign Minister Says" Global Security Newswire / January 30, 2012 IAEA Can Visit Any Iranian Atomic Facility, Foreign Minister Says... View Source ›

"Panetta: Iran is one year away from producing nuclear weapon" Haaretz / January 30, 2012 Panetta: Iran is one year away from producing nuclear weapon... View Source ›

Yaakov Katz, "'Iran renaming ships to circumvent arms, nuclear sanctions' " Jerusalem Post / January 30, 2012 'Iran renaming ships to circumvent arms, nuclear sanctions' ... View Source ›

"Pentagon Aims to Retain Aging Nuclear "Triad"" Global Security Newswire / January 30, 2012 Pentagon Aims to Retain Aging Nuclear "Triad"... View Source ›

Richard Norton-Taylor, "Trident nuclear deterrent 'at risk' if Scotland votes for independence" The Guardian / January 29, 2012 Trident nuclear deterrent 'at risk' if Scotland votes for independence... View Source ›

"Shortcomings Seen in Local Nuclear, Radiological Event Readiness" Global Security Newswire / January 27, 2012 Shortcomings Seen in Local Nuclear, Radiological Event Readiness... View Source ›

January 27, 2012

Matthew L. Wald, "Revamped Search Urged for a Nuclear Waste Site" New York Times / January 26, 2012 Revamped Search Urged for a Nuclear Waste Site... View Source ›

"GAO Urges Improved DHS Guidelines for Using WMD Threat Analyses" Global Security Newswire / January 27, 2012 GAO Urges Improved DHS Guidelines for Using WMD Threat Analyses... View Source ›

Ethan Bronner, "Israel Senses Bluffing in Iran’s Threats of Retaliation" New York Times / January 26, 2012 Israel Senses Bluffing in Iran’s Threats of Retaliation... View Source ›

Gideon Rachman, "Iran nuclear stance rings alarm bells at Davos " Financial Times / January 27, 2012 Iran nuclear stance rings alarm bells at Davos ... View Source ›

Justin McCurry, "Experts cast doubt on Japan nuclear power plant stress tests" Christian Science Monitor / January 27, 2012 Experts cast doubt on Japan nuclear power plant stress tests... View Source ›

"UN weapons experts to go to Tehran" Associated Press / January 27, 2012 UN weapons experts to go to Tehran... View Source ›

"‘Indo-Pak civil nuclear cooperation possible’ " Daily Times / January 27, 2012 ‘Indo-Pak civil nuclear cooperation possible’ ... View Source ›

January 26, 2012

"Nuclear fusion a step closer" Agence France-Presse / January 26, 2012 Nuclear fusion a step closer... View Source ›

"Regional Ban Needed to Prevent Mideast Nuke Buildup: Saudi Prince" Global Security Newswire / January 26, 2012 Regional Ban Needed to Prevent Mideast Nuke Buildup: Saudi Prince... View Source ›

"UN chief Ban: Tone down rhetoric in Iran dispute" Reuters / January 26, 2012 UN chief Ban: Tone down rhetoric in Iran dispute... View Source ›

Ali Akbar Dareini, "Ahmadinejad says Iran ready for nuclear talks" Associated Press / January 26, 2012 Ahmadinejad says Iran ready for nuclear talks... View Source ›

Kentaro Hamada & Linda Sieg, "Japan's stricken nuclear operator set for $13 bln bailout - sources" Reuters / January 25, 2012 Japan's stricken nuclear operator set for $13 bln bailout - sources... View Source ›

Jeremy Laurence, "North Korea's new nuclear plant a safety worry: expert" Reuters / January 26, 2012 North Korea's new nuclear plant a safety worry: expert... View Source ›

"Tauscher to Leave Top State Department Arms Control Position" Global Security Newswire / January 26, 2012 Tauscher to Leave Top State Department Arms Control Position... View Source ›

January 25, 2012

Jay Solomon, "U.S. Shifts Policy on Nuclear Pacts " Wall Street Journal / January 25, 2012 U.S. Shifts Policy on Nuclear Pacts ... View Source ›

"Disarmament Body Faces "Irrelevancy": U.N. Chief" Global Security Newswire / January 25, 2012 Disarmament Body Faces "Irrelevancy": U.N. Chief... View Source ›

"EU foreign policy chief urges Iran to return to nuclear talks" Agence France-Presse / January 25, 2012 EU foreign policy chief urges Iran to return to nuclear talks... View Source ›

Mari Yamaguchi, "Japan kept silent on worst nuclear crisis scenario" Associated Press / January 25, 2012 Japan kept silent on worst nuclear crisis scenario... View Source ›

Helene Cooper, "Sanctions Against Iran Grow Tighter, but What’s the Next Step?" New York Times / January 24, 2012 Sanctions Against Iran Grow Tighter, but What’s the Next Step?... View Source ›

Oleg Vukmanovic, "UK nuclear watchdog toughens stance on waste reuse" Reuters / January 24, 2012 UK nuclear watchdog toughens stance on waste reuse... View Source ›

John M. Glionna, "U.S. still taking cautious approach to North Korea aid" Los Angeles Times / January 24, 2012 U.S. still taking cautious approach to North Korea aid... View Source ›

January 24, 2012

"UN chief appeals to world’s main disarmament body to end years of deadlock" Associated Press / January 24, 2012 UN chief appeals to world’s main disarmament body to end years of deadlock... View Source ›

Brian Murphy, "Bid for Iran nuclear talks confronts old snags" Associated Press / January 24, 2012 Bid for Iran nuclear talks confronts old snags... View Source ›

Laura Smith-Spark, "Australia imposes oil sanctions on Iran over nuclear program" CNN / January 24, 2012 Australia imposes oil sanctions on Iran over nuclear program... View Source ›

Hiroshi Hiyama , "Japan seeks UN atomic agency presence in Fukushima" Agence France-Presse / January 23, 2012 Japan seeks UN atomic agency presence in Fukushima... View Source ›

"Japan task force kept no records of nuclear crisis response" Reuters / January 24, 2012 Japan task force kept no records of nuclear crisis response... View Source ›

" Complaint about nuclear subsidies may prevent new reactor builds " EAEM / January 24, 2012 Complaint about nuclear subsidies may prevent new reactor builds ... View Source ›

Matthew L. Wald, "Wanted: Parking Space for Nuclear Waste" New York Times / January 24, 2012 Wanted: Parking Space for Nuclear Waste... View Source ›

January 23, 2012

Edward Cody, "Europe bans Iranian oil imports in push to curtail nuclear program" Washington Post / January 23, 2012 Europe bans Iranian oil imports in push to curtail nuclear program... View Source ›

"Senior U.S. State Department Official to Address Conference on Disarmament" Global Security Newswire / January 23, 2012 Senior U.S. State Department Official to Address Conference on Disarmament... View Source ›

Nasser Karimi, "Iran steps up threats to shutter Strait of Hormuz " Associated Press / January 23, 2012 Iran steps up threats to shutter Strait of Hormuz ... View Source ›

"" Wall Street Journal / January 23, 2012 Utilty Shelves Nuclear Plans In The Netherlands ... View Source ›

"IAEA team holds 1st meeting with Japan nuclear agency over safety tests" Kyodo News / January 23, 2012 IAEA team holds 1st meeting with Japan nuclear agency over safety tests... View Source ›

"IAEA aims to resolve "substantive issues" in Iran" Reuters / January 23, 2012 IAEA aims to resolve "substantive issues" in Iran... View Source ›

"Group of Eight Nations Discuss North Korean, Iranian Nuclear Developments" Global Security Newswire / January 23, 2012 Group of Eight Nations Discuss North Korean, Iranian Nuclear Developments... View Source ›

January 20, 2012

"Cambodia Urges Nuclear Powers to Back Regional Nuke-Free Zone" Global Security Newswire / January 20, 2012 Cambodia Urges Nuclear Powers to Back Regional Nuke-Free Zone... View Source ›

John Irish & Daniel Flynn, "Time running out for Iran diplomacy: Sarkozy" Reuters / January 20, 2012 Time running out for Iran diplomacy: Sarkozy... View Source ›

"Fears over radioactive gravel from Fukushima " The Telegraph / January 19, 2012 Fears over radioactive gravel from Fukushima ... View Source ›

"China warns Iran against nuclear weapons" UPI / January 20, 2012 China warns Iran against nuclear weapons... View Source ›

"North Korea Says Kim Jong Un Led Nuclear Testing Effort" Global Security Newswire / January 20, 2012 North Korea Says Kim Jong Un Led Nuclear Testing Effort... View Source ›

"Netanyahu pressuring Europe to embargo Iran oil " Jerusalem Post / January 19, 2012 Netanyahu pressuring Europe to embargo Iran oil ... View Source ›

"Turkey seeks steps to facilitate Iran talks " Al Jazeera / January 19, 2012 Turkey seeks steps to facilitate Iran talks ... View Source ›

January 19, 2012

"Nuclear Summit States Look to Limit Use of HEU" Global Security Newswire / January 19, 2012 Nuclear Summit States Look to Limit Use of HEU... View Source ›

"Radioactive material said stolen from Egypt plant" Reuters / January 19, 2012 Radioactive material said stolen from Egypt plant... View Source ›

"Iran's Salehi visits Turkey for nuclear talks " Agence France-Presse / January 18, 2012 Iran's Salehi visits Turkey for nuclear talks ... View Source ›

Tulay Karadeniz, "Iran warns region against 'dangerous' stance on Hormuz" Reuters / January 19, 2012 Iran warns region against 'dangerous' stance on Hormuz... View Source ›

"US top officer heads to Israel amid conflicting views over Iranian nuclear program" Associated Press / January 19, 2012 US top officer heads to Israel amid conflicting views over Iranian nuclear program... View Source ›

Robert Tuttle, "China Rejects Iranian Development of Nuclear Weapons, Wen Says" Bloomberg / January 18, 2012 China Rejects Iranian Development of Nuclear Weapons, Wen Says... View Source ›

"India Reaffirms Nukes Intended Only as Deterrent" Global Security Newswire / January 19, 2012 India Reaffirms Nukes Intended Only as Deterrent... View Source ›

January 18, 2012

"IAEA to visit Iran January 29-31" Agence France-Presse / January 17, 2012 IAEA to visit Iran January 29-31... View Source ›

Amos Harel, "Israel: Iran still mulling whether to build nuclear bomb " Haaretz / January 18, 2012 Israel: Iran still mulling whether to build nuclear bomb ... View Source ›

"Iran nuclear: Russia's Lavrov warns against attack" BBC / January 18, 2012 Iran nuclear: Russia's Lavrov warns against attack... View Source ›

Risa Maeda, "Japan to allow 60-year reactor lifespan despite Fukushima" Reuters / January 18, 2012 Japan to allow 60-year reactor lifespan despite Fukushima... View Source ›

Donald Kirk, "North Korea's Kim Jong-un not really in control, says brother" Christian Science Monitor / January 17, 2012 North Korea's Kim Jong-un not really in control, says brother... View Source ›

"Azerbaijan proposes nuclear-free zone in South Caucasus" Trend / January 18, 2012 Azerbaijan proposes nuclear-free zone in South Caucasus... View Source ›

"Siemens puts cost of nuclear exit at 1.7 trillion euros" Reuters / January 17, 2012 Siemens puts cost of nuclear exit at 1.7 trillion euros... View Source ›

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