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October 29, 2018 6:19 PM World War 3: Williamson 'irresponsible' to back Trump's SCRAPPING of nuclear treaty

DEFENCE secretary Gavin Williamson's support for US President Donald Trump over his decision to pull out of the INF nuclear treaty with Vladimir Putin's Russia was "premature and irresponsible", the director of a UK-based arms control think-tank has said. With the US midterm elections looming, Mr Trump confirmed his decision last week, citing violations 83

October 27, 2018 3:00 AM ‘We are preparing for war’ Russia issues SHOCK warning over US withdrawal from INF Treaty

A LEADING Russian official has warned that Russia is preparing for war in the wake of the US’s unilateral withdrawal from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF), in a sign of growing tensions between the two foes. Andrei Belousov, deputy head of the Department of Nonproliferation and Arms Control at the Russian Foreign Minister, raised concern 65

October 26, 2018 3:56 PM US sanctions on Iran force EXTRAORDINARY reaction from Tehran

IRAN is launching emergency financial measures to protect 20 million people ahead of a fresh wave of Donald Trump’s sanctions. Tehran has accused Mr Trump’s US government of waging “economic warfare” on its citizens. The new measures will provide economic support for 20 million lower-income residents who make up one quarter of Iran’s population 38

October 26, 2018 1:21 AM ‘No deterrent’ Jeremy Corbyn’s defence policy LAMBASTED on BBC Question Time

LABOUR’S policy on nuclear weapons was sharply criticised by a Question Time audience member on Thursday night, who argued that even if the party is committed to building a new generation of nuclear submarines, they will be “no deterrent” as Jeremy Corbyn has made clear he would never deploy nuclear weapons. In a 2016 interview with BBC Radio 4’s Today 27

October 23, 2018 5:45 PM Pantex Plant on alert as roads SEALED OFF

THE Pantex nuclear weapons plant in Texas has triggered its “Emergency Response Organisation”, with surrounding roads sealed off. The on-site response effort is being conducted by the Emergency Response Organisation, a trained group of employees at the plant with detailed knowledge of its operations and emergency response procedures. These staff represent 31

October 21, 2018 10:32 PM World War 3: 'Mankind to face NUCLEAR CHAOS'

RUSSIA has warned the US of retaliation if President Donald Trump withdraws from a Cold War-era nuclear weapons treaty and claimed the exit would mean “mankind facing full chaos in the nuclear weapons sphere”. He was quoted as telling Interfax news agency: "Washington’s desire to turn back politics cannot be supported. “Not only Russia, but also all who cherish 55

October 20, 2018 3:11 PM WW3 THREAT: Surveillance reveals SECRET Russian nuclear operations along European border

NEW surveillance footage of top-secret Russian military operations have sparked terrifying fears on the outbreak of nuclear war - with new buildup spotted on the border of Europe. Shocking satellite images have pointed to evidence of Russian nuclear build-up on the border with Europe. New footage from CNN showed Russian military bases being rapidly upgraded 64

October 15, 2018 9:40 PM Macron wades into North Korea row

FRENCH President Emmanuel Macron has condemned North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, insisting Pyongyang must show proof of nuclear dismantlement or Paris will refuse to help denuclearisation efforts as tensions escalate on the Korean peninsula. Mr Macron vowed to help North Korea achieve complete denuclearisation, assisting the United States and South Korea 53

October 15, 2018 3:41 AM UK faces ‘UNPARALLELED’ risk from nuclear and chemical weapons, says MoD report

THE UK is facing an “unparalleled” threat due to more and more countries developing nuclear weapons as well as the ignoring on chemical weapons bans, according to a new report. He said: “This report makes clear that we are living in a world becoming rapidly more dangerous.” According to the Future Starts Today, the world has reached a very critical point 41

October 14, 2018 1:47 PM World War 3: Iran brands US most hostile in 40 YEARS as Trump team branded ‘SPITEFUL’

THE US government is the most hostile and “spiteful” it has been in 40 years, Iran’s president declared today. President Hassan Rouhani said the current administration is seeking a “regime change” as tensions have increased between the two countries after US President Donald Trump withdrew its nuclear deal with Iran in May. He said in a speech broadcasted 54