Daily News: 04/2017

April 28, 2017

"Former UN Weapons Inspector David Albright: President Obama’s Nuclear Side Deal With Iran Was A Gross & Irresponsible Act" Fox News / ... View Source ›

"Trump Administration Wants North Korea At Negotiating Table On Nuclear Weapons" NPR / ... View Source ›

"U.S. says 'major conflict' with North Korea possible, China warns of escalation" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Siavash Ardalan, "Iran presidential election: Five things to know" BBC / ... View Source ›

Philip Issa and Zeina Karam, "Into a Proxy War With Iran" Time / ... View Source ›

"Iran summons Pakistani envoy over attack on borders guards" ABC News / ... View Source ›

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April 27, 2017

Phil Stewart and David Brunnstrom , "U.S. says strategy on North Korea centers on sanctions, open to talks" Reuters / April 26, 2017 ... View Source ›

Michael Martina and Ju-min Park , "China welcomes U.S. saying it's open to talks on North Korea" Reuters / April 27, 2017 ... View Source ›

"S. Korea open to dialogue if N. Korea sincere about denuclearization: official" Yonhap News / April 27, 2017 ... View Source ›

Spencer Ackerman and Ben Jacobs, "US commander not confident North Korea will refrain from nuclear assault" The Guardian / April 27, 2017 ... View Source ›

Eric Talmadge, "Rumors rife as gas restrictions in N. Korean capital drag on" AP / April 27, 2017 ... View Source ›

"China had 20 nuclear reactors under construction at end-March: nuclear association" Reuters / April 27, 2017 ... View Source ›

"N.K. unveils footage of simulated missile attacks on White House, flattops " Yonhap News / April 27, 2017 ... View Source ›

"UAE sentences Iranian to 10 years for aiding nuclear program" AP / April 26, 2017 ... View Source ›

April 26, 2017

Paul Vecchiatto , "South Africa Nuclear Plans Stalled as Court Rules Process Unlawful" Bloomberg / ... View Source ›

Joshua Berlinger, "Why hasn't North Korea conducted its sixth nuclear test?" CNN / ... View Source ›

Dan Lamothe, "North Korea’s Special Operations forces are numerous, mysterious and formidable" The Washington Post / ... View Source ›

Tom O'Connor, "Russian Senator: U.K. will be 'wiped off the face of the earth' if it uses nuclear weapons" Newsweek / ... View Source ›

Timothy Gardner, "U.S. lawmakers push Yucca nuclear dump facing transport crunch" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Jon Gambrell, "US Navy fires warning flare at Iran vessel in Persian Gulf" ABC News / ... View Source ›

MELISSA G. DALTON, HIJAB SHAH, AND JOE FEDERICI, "Deterring Iran: A US strategic path forward" The Hill / ... View Source ›

April 25, 2017

George Jahn, "Trump asked to work for release of 2 jailed by Iran" The Washington Post / ... View Source ›

Barbara Starr, Zachary Cohen and Brad Lendon, "US Navy guided-missile sub calls in South Korea" CNN / ... View Source ›

DAVID E. SANGER and WILLIAM J. BROAD, "As North Korea Speeds Its Nuclear Program, U.S. Fears Time Will Run Out" The New York Times / ... View Source ›

Patricia Zengerle, "Entire U.S. Senate to go to White House for North Korea briefing" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Jane Chung; Editing by Tom Hogue, "UPDATE 1-Iran becomes No.2 oil supplier to S.Korea in first quarter" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Mark Trevelyan, "Iranian court rejects final appeal of jailed British-Iranian charity worker" Reuters / ... View Source ›

April 24, 2017

Simon Denyer and Anna Fifield, "Trump gets on the phone to Asia as another North Korea flash point looms" The Washington Post / ... View Source ›

Kiyoshi Takenaka , "Japanese demand for nuclear shelters, purifiers surges as North Korea tension mounts" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Debalina Ghoshal, "China Deploys Floating Nuclear Power Plant to South China Sea" Gatestone Institute / ... View Source ›

Rob Merrick, "Theresa May would fire UK’s nuclear weapons as a ‘first strike’, says Defence Secretary Michael Fallon" Independent / ... View Source ›

Jonathan Saul and Faith Hung, "Exclusive - Troubled Taiwan shipping line Yang Ming cuts Iran service" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Saeed Kamali Dehghan , "UK bank accounts of Iranian customers still being closed, says law firm" The Guardian / ... View Source ›

"Asking for Trouble on Iran" The New York Times / ... View Source ›

April 21, 2017

Rahmatullah Nabil, "The World Must Secure Pakistan’s Nuclear Weapons" The New York Times / ... View Source ›

Serenitie Wang, Tim Schwarz and James Griffiths, "North Korean ships dock in Chinese port despite coal embargo" CNN / ... View Source ›

Euan McKirdy and Richard Roth, "UN Security Council condemns North Korean missile launch" CNN / ... View Source ›

Steve Holland and Phil Stewart , "Trump praises Chinese efforts on North Korea 'menace,' Pyongyang warns of strike" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Abigail Williams, "Trump Accuses Iran of Violating ‘Spirit’ of Nuclear Deal" NBC News / ... View Source ›

"Iran election: Ahmadinejad barred from running" BBC News / ... View Source ›

Christopher Diamond, "Iran demonstrates domestically produced stealth fighter" Defense News / ... View Source ›

April 20, 2017

Rick Neale, "This Florida military unit is watching for North Korean nuclear bomb tests" USA Today / ... View Source ›

Ju-min Park , "North Korea warns of 'super-mighty preemptive strike' as U.S. plans next move" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Lesley Wroughton , "Tillerson accuses Iran of 'alarming provocations' as U.S. reviews policy" Rueters / ... View Source ›

Kambiz Foroohar , "Haley Wants Iran, Not Israel, at Core of UN's Middle East Agenda" Bloomberg / ... View Source ›

Ben Blanchard; Editing by Robert Birsel, "Chinese, Iranian firms to sign first nuclear plant redesign contracts" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Elise Viebeck, "Trump’s first 100 days: Trump aides turn up the heat on Iran" The Washington Post / ... View Source ›

Carol Morello, "Tillerson compares Iran to North Korea, vows Trump administration won’t pass the buck" The Washington Post / ... View Source ›

Idrees Ali , "U.S. defense secretary: must overcome Iran's destabilization efforts to help Yemen" Reuters / ... View Source ›

April 19, 2017

Evelyn Cheng, "Five ways North Korea gets money to build nuclear weapons" CNBC / ... View Source ›

Tom O'Connor, "The US is building a nuclear bomb that's more accurate than ever" Newsweek / ... View Source ›

"North Korea tension: China 'seriously concerned' about nuclear threats" BBC / ... View Source ›

Wael Mahdi , "Iran May Keep Same Oil Output If Others Extend Cuts, Kuwait Says" Bloomberg / ... View Source ›

Euan McKirdy, "Tillerson: Iran complying with nuclear deal, but still sponsoring terrorism" CNN / ... View Source ›

April 18, 2017

Rebecca Kheel, "Pentagon starts review of nuclear posture ordered by Trump" The Hill / ... View Source ›

Ken Thomas, Elaine Kurtenbach and Mari Yamaguchi, "Pence: US won’t rest until N. Korea gives up nuclear weapons" The Washington Post / ... View Source ›

Edith M. Lederer, "North Korea accuses US of creating situation for nuclear war" ABC News / ... View Source ›

Emanuele Ottolenghi , "Trump's Syria strategy must target Assad's chief protector: Iran" The Hill / ... View Source ›

Golnar Motevalli , "Iran Poll Shows Rouhani Could Lose Vote Despite Popularity" Bloomberg / ... View Source ›

Ladane Nasseri , "Talent War Shows Nuclear Deal Rewards for Skilled Iranians" Bloomberg / ... View Source ›

"Tehran to Host Iran-Russia-Turkey Talks on Syria Tuesday" Tasnim News Agency / ... View Source ›

"Venezuela illegally issued 10,000 passports to Syrians, Iranians, report says" Fox News / ... View Source ›

Vladimir Soldatkin; Editing by Christian Lowe, "Iran defence minister to visit Moscow on April 25 - RIA" Reuters / ... View Source ›

April 17, 2017

Paula Hancocks, Barbara Starr and Steve Almasy, "North Korean missile test fails, US and South Korea say" CNN / ... View Source ›

Anna Fifield, "Pence tells North Korea not to test American resolve, offering Syria and Afghanistan strikes as examples" The Washington Post / ... View Source ›

Jillian Ambrose , "UK cautiously eyes $600bn opportunity in Iran investment drive" The Telegraph / ... View Source ›

Dubai newsroom; Editing by Robin Pomeroy, "Rouhani says Iran needs "no one's permission" to build missiles" Reuters / ... View Source ›

Dubai newsroom; Editing by Sandra Maler, "Most oil producers want extension of output cuts: Iran minister" Reuters / ... View Source ›

"Iran boosts gas production from underwater field" The Washington Post / ... View Source ›

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