World Jun 27, 2019

Europe powerless as Iran nuclear deal unravels

by Fabien Zamora

The 2015 Iranian nuclear deal, hailed at the time as a historic boost for regional peace, is unraveling before the eyes of its European backers who appear powerless in the face of U.S. rejection of the accord, analysts say. The United States, under the presidency ...

Experts fear 'snowball effect' as Iran abandons nuclear deal

World Jun 26, 2019

Experts fear 'snowball effect' as Iran abandons nuclear deal

As Iran prepares to surpass limits set by its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, each step it takes narrows the time the country's leaders will need to have enough highly enriched uranium for an atomic bomb — if they chose to build one. The ...

U.S. government rejects call to disclose size of nuclear arsenal

World Jun 24, 2019

U.S. government rejects call to disclose size of nuclear arsenal

The administration of U.S. President Donald Trump has rejected a request from the Federation of American Scientists (FAS) to disclose the number of nuclear warheads possessed by the country, according to the Washington-based think tank. The about-face in the Trump administration, which at one time ...