Daily News: 03/2017

March 29, 2017

James Pearson, Rozanna Latiff and Tom Allard, "Exclusive: Malaysia inspects North Korean coal ship for possible U.N. sanctions breach" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Steven Mufson, "Westinghouse files for bankruptcy, in a blow to nuclear power industry" The Washington Post / ... View Source ›

Ralph Vartabedian, "Decades-old war over Yucca Mountain nuclear dump resumes under Trump budget plan" The Los Angeles Times / ... View Source ›

Nyshka Chandran, "How this country went from nuclear problem child to role model" CNBC / ... View Source ›

Jennifer Rubin, "Iran provides a rare moment of bipartisanship" The Washington Post / ... View Source ›

Nathan Vardi, "Feds Arrest Turkish Banker For Conspiring With Trader Reza Zarrab To Violate Sanctions Against Iran" Forbes / ... View Source ›

"Iran steps up support for Shiite ally in Yemen proxy war" Japan Times / ... View Source ›

"Pakistani sentenced to prison in Germany for spying for Iran" The Washington Post / ... View Source ›

March 28, 2017

Richard Roth, "US leads boycott of UN talks to ban nuclear weapons" CNN / ... View Source ›

Stephen Stapczynski and Emi Urabe , "Japan Overturns Ruling Barring Nuclear Reactor Operation" Bloomberg / ... View Source ›

Idrees Ali and Phil Stewart / Reuters, "North Korea Has Carried Out Another Rocket Engine Test, U.S. Officials Say" Time / ... View Source ›

Richard Larner, "McConnell Criticizes Iran Nuke Deal as 'Windfall' for Tehran" U.S. News and World Report / ... View Source ›

"Iran says Russia can use its military bases 'on case by case basis" CNBC / ... View Source ›

Gernot Heller; Writing by Michelle Martin; Editing by Gareth Jones, "German exports to Iran soared by 26 percent in 2016, DIHK says" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Vladimir Soldatkin; Writing by Katya Golubkova; Editing by Andrew Osborn, "Iranian oil minister says global oil cuts deal likely to be extended" Reuters / ... View Source ›

March 27, 2017

Anna Fifield, "As North Korea fires missiles, some in Japan want the ability to launch strikes" The Washington Post / ... View Source ›

Rod Adams, "As Extra-Large Nuclear Projects Struggle, Nimble Creators Devise New Approaches" Forbes / ... View Source ›

James Temple, "MIT’s Nuclear Lab has an Unusual Plan to Jump-Start Advanced-Reactor Research" MIT Technology Review / ... View Source ›

Nyshka Chandran , "Denuclearization a pipe dream? UN holds talks to ban nukes, but major powers don't show up" CNBC / ... View Source ›

Jon Gambrell and Adam Schreck, "Iran imposes sanctions on 15 US companies" ABC News / ... View Source ›

Bozorgmehr Sharafedin; editing by John Stonestreet, "Iran's Rouhani signals expansion in energy cooperation with Russia" Reuters / ... View Source ›

March 24, 2017

Ju-min Park , "North Korea maintains readiness for nuclear test at any time: South Korea" Reuters / ... View Source ›

(Reporting by Denis Pinchuk; writing by Maria Kiselyova; editing by Katya Golubkova, "Iran's Rouhani to visit Russia on March 27-28: Kremlin" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Jonathan Tirone , "German CEO Counsels May on Brexit to Keep U.K. an Atomic Hub" Bloomberg / ... View Source ›

Cristina Silva, "Russia's New 'Satan' Nuclear Weapons System Could Wipe Out Texas or France, but Testing is Behind Schedule" Newsweek / ... View Source ›

Karoun Demirjian, "Senators agree on Iran sanctions measure" The Washington Post / ... View Source ›

March 23, 2017

Jonathan Tirone, "Europe's Nuclear Monopoly Pivots to China" Bloomberg / ... View Source ›

Timothy Gardner; Editing by Jonathan Oatis, "Senate panel passes bill to license advanced nuclear plants" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Ellen Mitchell, "Dems warns Trump nuclear push would suck money from budget" The Hill / ... View Source ›

Greg Farrell and Tom Korosec, "ZTE Pleads Guilty to Violating Sanctions on Iran Tech Sales " Bloomberg / ... View Source ›

"Family of Missing Ex-FBI Agent Levinson Files Suit Against Iran" NBC News / ... View Source ›

Eleanor Ross, "U.S. Investigates North Korea Involvement in $81 Million Bank Heist" Newsweek / ... View Source ›

March 22, 2017

Nidhi Verma and Manoj Kumar , "India tries to fix Iran trade payments as Trump hardens line" Reuters / ... View Source ›

"White House Adviser Says Will Honor Iran Nuclear Deal, Ensure Iran Complies" Radio Free Europe / ... View Source ›

Ju-min Park, "North Korea missile test fails, U.S. and South say, as tensions simmer" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Stephanie Nebehay , "Exclusive: North Korea has no fear of U.S. sanctions move, will pursue nuclear arms - envoy" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Rick Gladstone, "U.S. General Urges Nuclear Upgrade as Russia Grows ‘More Aggressive’" New York Times / ... View Source ›

Judy Woodruff, "News Wrap: Trump administration reviewing U.S. nuclear policy" PBS News / ... View Source ›

March 21, 2017

Ju-min Park, "North Korea engine test may be prelude to partial ICBM flight" Reuters / March 21, 2017 ... View Source ›

Reuters, "TRUMP ADMINISTRATION TO REVIEW GOAL OF WORLD WITHOUT NUCLEAR WEAPONS" The Jerusalem Post / March 21, 2017 ... View Source ›

"Japan PM to visit Russia for summit with Putin next month " Reuters / March 21, 2017 ... View Source ›

March 20, 2017

Ju-min Park, "North Korea engine test may be prelude to partial ICBM flight" Reuters / March 20, 2017 ... View Source ›

Jane Perlez, "Rex Tillerson and Xi Jinping Meet in China and Emphasize Cooperation" NY Times / March 19, 2017 ... View Source ›

Robert Burns, "While Trump talks tough, U.S. quietly cutting nuclear force" AP / March 19, 2017 ... View Source ›

Elaine Kurtenbach, "Japan, Russia bolster cooperation, urge NKorean restraint" AP / March 20, 2017 ... View Source ›

Jesse Johnson, "Amid North Korea threat, Tillerson hints that ‘circumstances could evolve’ for a Japanese nuclear arsenal" The Japan Times / March 19, 2017 ... View Source ›

Francois Murphy and Shadia Nasralla, "Iran challenges need to ship out excess material under nuclear deal" Reuters / March 17, 2017 ... View Source ›

March 17, 2017

Anna Fifield, "Tillerson says ‘all options are on the table’ when it comes to North Korea" The Washington Post / ... View Source ›

Parisa Hafezi; editing by Richard Loug, "Tehran rejects comments from U.S.-Saudi meeting as 'nonsense': IRNA" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Michael Hogan; Editing by Alexander Smith, "Iran buys Thai rice in sign of change post-sanctions" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Nicholas Blanford, "Has Iran's success in Syria made it an arena for longer-term conflict?" The Christian Science Monitor / ... View Source ›

Chen Aizhu, "China Needs to Accelerate Nuclear Power Development to Meet 2020 Target: Ex-Official" U.S. News and World Report / ... View Source ›

Motoko Rich, "Japanese Government and Utility Are Found Negligent in Nuclear Disaster" The New York Times / ... View Source ›

March 16, 2017

James Conca, "NuScale's Small Modular Nuclear Reactor Keeps Moving Forward" Forbes / ... View Source ›

Dave Mosher, "The US government just declassified 750 nuclear-weapons movies and put a bunch on YouTube" Business Insider / ... View Source ›

Anna Willard, "Areva factory ill-equipped to make nuclear parts - French watchdog" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Anna Fifield, "Tillerson says diplomacy with North Korea has ‘failed,’ time for new approach" Washington Post / ... View Source ›

Mohammed Sergie, "Why Trump Doesn't Have to Do Anything to Stop Iran's Gas Plans" Bloomberg / ... View Source ›

Bill Gertz, "Iran behind Yemeni rebels’ explosive boats" Washington Times / ... View Source ›

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