NPT 2010 News

An achievement for the NPT”, Joong Ang Ilbo, June 1, 2010

At nuclear conference, U.S. expects little, gains little”, The Washington Post , May 31, 2010

Israeli PM rejects “flawed” U.N. nuclear declaration”, Reuters, May 31, 2010

Obama’s NPT deviation”, The Jerusalem Post, May 30, 2010

Ridding the Middle East of Nukes”,  Khaleej Times, May 30, 2010

Diplomatic arm twisting breaks deadlock at nuclear NPT confab”, Xinhua, May 30, 2010

Israel rejects call to join anti-nuclear treaty”, Reuters, May 29, 2010

Nations at NPT session seek meeting on Middle East nuclear-free zone”, The Washington Post, May 29, 2010

189 Nations Reaffirm Goal of Ban on Nuclear Weapons”, The New York Times, May 28, 2010

Nuclear treaty talks on brink of failure: diplomats ”, Reuters, May 28, 2010

Nuclear-Free Mideast Plan Takes Center Stage in Talks at White House”, Global Security Newswire, May 27, 2010

Nuclear-Free Mideast Plan Takes Center Stage in Talks at White House”, Global Security Newswire, May 27, 2010

UN nuclear conference gets last-minute draft statement ”, Agence France Presse, May 27, 2010

Summit on nuke-free Mideast in 2012? ”, The Jerusalem Post, May 27, 2010

Nuclear powers, non-aligned clash at nuclear conference” ,Agence France Presse, May 27, 2010

UN nuclear conference calls on India to joint NPT, CTBT” ,Press Trust of India, May 26, 2010

Curtains begin to close at NPT Conference” ,Xinhua, May 26, 2010

NPT conference mulls draft of possible measures ” ,Agence France Presse, May 25, 2010

Consensus on Disarmament Eludes International Nuclear Conference” ,Global Security Newswire, May 25, 2010

Report: Nuclear forum to ignore Iran, urge Israel to sign NPT” ,Ha’aretz, May 25, 2010

Iran may escape censure at nuclear treaty meeting” ,Reuters, May 25, 2010

Israel revelations resonate in global talks on establishing WMD-free zone”, The Guardian, May 24, 2010

Final week of UN nuclear conference has eyes on Iran”, Agence France Presse, May 24, 2010

No Dates on Disarmament in 2nd Draft Agreement at NPT Conference,” Xinhua, May 20, 2010.

U.S. Nuclear Talks Risk Collapse Over Middle East Plan,” The Guardian, May 19, 2010.

Official Says Anti-Nuke Confab ‘Unprecedented’,” Manila Bulletin Publishing Corp., May 19, 2010.

White House Pushes for Initial Steps Toward Mideast WMD-Free Zone,” Global Security Newswire, May 18, 2010.

Controversy Will Test NPT Conference,” Lebanon Daily Star, May 17, 2010.

Half Time at the NPT,” The Guardian, May 16, 2010.

At UN, Deadline Aired for Abolishing Nuke Weapons,” Associated Press, May 15, 2010.

3 NPT Panels to Present Conference Chairman with Drafts Friday,” Kyodo News, May 13, 2010.

What Nonnuclear Weapon States Want: Six Key Issues,” Christian Science Monitor, May 13, 2010.

China Seen Taking Limited Anti-Nuclear Role,” Global Security Newswire, May 12, 2010.

United States at the NPT: How Far Will the Good Guy Go?” openDemocracy, May 11, 2010.

France Urges Balance Between Peaceful Nuclear Purposes and Non-Proliferation Efforts,” Xinhua, May 11, 2010.

‘How Long a Wait?’ Ban Asks About Nuke Test Treaty,” Associated Press, May 8, 2010.

U.S. Nuke Agenda May Bring Success at Treaty Session,” Associated Press, May 8, 2010.

Post-Soviet Security Bloc Urges Further Disarmament Efforts,” RIA Novosti, May 8, 2010.

Fixing the Treaty,” New York Times, May 8, 2010.

“After Opening Speeches, NPT Review Conference Gets Down to Business,” Xinhua, May 7, 2010.

“Some Activists Losing Faith in Obama Nuclear Weapons Agenda,” Global Security Newswire, May 7, 2010.

“Turkey Urges More Support for UN Atomic Watchdog,” Xinhua, May 7, 2010.

“Chile Urges Consensus at NPT Review Conference,” Xinhua, May 7, 2010.

“U.S. Joins UN Council at Iran Dinner in New York,” Reuters, May 6, 2010.

“Egypt Says Big Powers Discussing Nuclear-Free Mideast Plan,” May 6, 2010.

“‘The 5’ Favor Concrete Steps to Nuke-Free Mideast,” Associated Press, May 6, 2010.

“Iran, DPRK Urged to Respond to World Concerns for Proper Nuclear Issue Solutions,” Xinhua, May 6, 2010.

“Indonesia to Ratify UN-Backed Pact Banning Nuclear Testing,” Bernama, May 5, 2010.

“Russia Seen Under Pressure to Disclose Arsenal Details,” Global Security Newswire, May 5, 2010.

“Germany Calls for Global Nuclear Disarmament, Including NATO,” Xinhua, May 5, 2010.

“Ukraine Demands Security Assurances for Renouncing Atomic Arsenals,” Xinhua, May 5, 2010.

“U.S., British, French Delegations Walk Out of UN General Assembly Hall,” RIA Novosti, May 5, 2010.

“China Pledges Restraint in Developing Nuclear Weapons,” Agence France Presse, May 4, 2010.

“UN Chief Calls on Iran to Restore Trust with International Community,” Xinhua, May 4, 2010.

“Europe Lacks Plan on Nuclear Arms,” New York Times, May 3, 2010.

“Clinton, Pentagon Reveal State Secret: Size of U.S. Nuclear Arsenal,” ABC News, May 3, 2010.

“Iranian President Rails Against West at NPT Conference,” Voice of America, May 3, 2010.

“NPT Nations Gather to ‘Recommit Vows’ to Treaty,” Associated Press, May 2, 2010.

“U.S. Pushing to Deter a Mideast Nuclear Race,” New York Times, May 2, 2010.

“UN Conference on Nuclear Proliferation a Big Test for Obama,” Christian Science Monitor, May 1, 2010.

Clinton Warns Iranian President Not to Divert NPT Conference’s Focus,” Xinhua, April 29, 2010.

Iran, Egypt Ready for Battle at U.N. Nuclear Meeting,” Reuters, April 29, 2010.

Cabactulan Assumes Post as U.N. Envoy,” Manila Bulletin Publishing Corp., April 28, 2010.

U.N. Chief Seeks to Strengthen Nuclear Pact,” New York Times, April 28, 2010.

Clinton to Head U.S. Team at NPT Review Conference,” Global Security Newswire / State Department press release, April 27, 2010.

Deep Thoughts before Armageddon,” New York Times Online, April 27, 2010.

Ahmadinejad Coming to America?” Foreign Policy, April 27, 2010.

Nuclear-free Mideast Key to Settling Iran Nuclear Issue: Egypt,” Agence France Presse, April 27, 2010.

U.S. Seeks International Reaffirmation of Commitment to NPT,” Xinhua, April 27, 2010.

Lawmakers Warn of NPT Review Conference Failure,” Global Security Newswire, April 23, 2010.

“Dawn of the Nuclear Backlash,” Foreign Policy/National Public Radio, April 21, 2010.

“GA President Calls for Successful Outcome of NPT Review Conference in May,” Xinhua, April 20, 2010

“European Dignitaries Call for Global Nuclear Disarmament,” Global Security Newswire, April 20, 2010. 

“Egypt Seeks U.N. Pressure on Israel over Nuclear Arms,” Reuters, April 20, 2010. / Text of Egyptian Working Paper, obtained by the New York Sun, April 21, 2010.

“Iran Expects Showdown at NPT Summit,” Iran Press TV, April 20, 2010.

“U.S., Russia Urge World to Build on Their Nuclear Pact,” Agence France Presse, April 19, 2010.

“Nuclear Progress, but Dangers Ahead,” The Guardian, April 14, 2010.

“Official Views Tehran’s Confab as Good Ground for NPT Review,” Fars News Agency, April 14, 2010.

“Biden Courts the Non-Aligned on Nukes,” Politico, April 12, 2010.

“Malaysia and the Bomb,”, April 12, 2010.

“Some Still Doubt Nuclear Terror Threat, Former U.S. Envoy Says,” Global Security Newswire, April 9, 2010.

“No India-Type Nuclear Deal for Pakistan,” Indo-Asian News Service, April 8, 2010.

“Nuclear Weapons: Is Full Disarmament Possible?” Christian Science Monitor, April 6, 2010.

“Obama’s Nuclear Strategy Intended as a Message,” New York Times, April 6, 2010.

“A Season for Disarmament,” International Herald Tribune, April 4, 2010.

“Obama Nuclear Policy Review Expected Out Next Week,” Politico, March 31, 2010.

“G8 Foreign Ministers Reaffirm Support for NPT Treaty,” Xinhua, March 31, 2010.

“Nuclear Weapons-Free World: A Vision of Kennedy, Reagan, Obama,” Christian Science Monitor, March 26, 2010.

“Analysis: The NPT at 40: Can We Salvage the Nonproliferation Treaty for the Next Forty Years?” The Huffington Post, March 24, 2010.

“India to Examine its NPT Options Ahead of Nuclear Summit,” Indo-Asian News Service, March 21, 2010.

“U.S. Official: Iran’s Nuclear Pursuits Clouding Talks,” CNN, March 17, 2010.

“The NPT: Still ‘Knotty’ at Forty,” Khaleej Times, March 14, 2010.

“Substance Still Lacking on Nuke Curbs,” The Straits Times/Asia News Network, March 11, 2010.

“Mideast Feels ‘Tricked’ by Nuclear Arms Treaty: Diplomat,” Agence France Presse, March 10, 2010.

Analysis: “40 Years Later Nuclear Treaty in Shambles, Outlook Grim,” Xinhua News Agency, March 6, 2010.

“Gaps Remain Ahead of NPT Review Conference: Next President of NPT Meeting,” Kyodo News, February 2, 2010.

“ICNND Chief Sees 2010 as “Watershed” for Nuclear Non-proliferation, Disarmament,” Xinhua News Agency, March 2, 2010.

“Is Russia Stalling START?” Politico, March 2, 2010.

“Obama Team Might Speed Up Disassembly of Older Nuclear Warheads,” Global Security Newswire, March 1, 2010.

“Barack Obama Orders a New Nuclear Review Amid Growing Fued,” The Guardian, February 28, 2010.

“Okada Says Japan Willing to Host Nuclear Disarmament Conference Later this Year,” Mainichi Daily News, February 24, 2010.

“South Africa’s Help Sought Ahead of NPT Review Conference,” Global Security Newswire, February 23, 2010.

“Pakistan Rules Out Joining Nonproliferation Treaty,” Global Security Newswire, February 23, 2010.

“Russia and U.S. Lead Calls to Reduce Nuclear Arsenals,” The New York Times, February 8, 2010.

“NPT Review Conference Workshop Held in Philippines,” Global Security Newswire, February 3, 2010.

“2010 to be Key Year in Fight Against Nuclear Arms,” Reuters, December 23, 2009.