Category Archives: Nuclear War News

Quite Possibly the Dumbest Military Concept Ever: A ‘Limited’ Nuclear War – The National Interest Online (blog)


The National Interest Online (blog)
Quite Possibly the Dumbest Military Concept Ever: A ‘Limited’ Nuclear War
The National Interest Online (blog)
In the event of a rapidly escalating conflict with the Russians, should the United States conduct a “limited” nuclear strike to coerce the enemy to back down? Or, in Cold War nukespeak, should the United States “escalate to deescalate” the situation
Obama Hiroshima Trip Can Highlight the Horror of Nuclear WarU.S. News & World Report
Election rhetoric ignores threat of nuclear weaponsSan Angelo Standard Times
The Trillion Dollar Question Nobody Is Asking the Presidential CandidatesObserver
Iowa State Daily -The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration) -WBUR
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Exhibit: When a Russian Sub Almost Started a Nuclear War – Times of San Diego


Times of San Diego
Exhibit: When a Russian Sub Almost Started a Nuclear War
Times of San Diego
A exhibit opening Saturday at the Maritime Museum of San Diego dramatizes a little-known incident during the Cuban Missile Crisis when a Russian submarine almost fired a nuclear torpedo. The new permanent exhibit “To the Brink of War” takes place …

Live Coverage | Obama Calls for ‘Moral Awakening’ in Nuclear Warfare – New York Times

Live Coverage | Obama Calls for ‘Moral Awakening’ in Nuclear Warfare
New York Times
President Obama visited Hiroshima, Japan, on Friday, making a brief but historic visit that he hopes will bolster an important ally and remind the world of the dangers of nuclear weapons. He visited the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum and signed the

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North Korea calls Obama ‘nuclear war lunatic’, brands Hiroshima trip ‘childish’ – Asian Correspondent


Asian Correspondent
North Korea calls Obama ‘nuclear war lunatic’, brands Hiroshima trip ‘childish’
Asian Correspondent
It also said the president is a “nuclear war lunatic” hell-bent on the modernization of America’s nuclear arsenal. The harsh commentary reportedly went on to attack Japan, saying it is using Obama’s trip to play the victim and cover up its atrocities
Obama calls Pyongyang ‘big worry for all of us’ as North hits Hiroshima visit by ‘nuclear war lunatic’The Japan Times
Is North Korea nuclear state?Korea Times

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Developers queue up to buy Mistley Cold War nuclear bunker with £1.1million price tag – Daily Mail


Daily Mail
Developers queue up to buy Mistley Cold War nuclear bunker with £1.1million price tag
Daily Mail
Nestled in rural Essex, the concrete centre was used to protect regional government in the event of a deadly Soviet strike, but it will soon be turned against a very different foe – the south-east’s housing crisis. The bunker was converted into a much

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Obama, in Japan, Emphasizes Lingering Threat of Nuclear War – New York Times


New York Times
Obama, in Japan, Emphasizes Lingering Threat of Nuclear War
New York Times
SHIMA, Japan — President Obama said on Thursday that he was preparing to visit Hiroshima on Friday to emphasize that decades after the end of the Cold War, the world still faces the threat of nuclear war. “I do think that part of the reason I’m going
Obama Hiroshima Trip Can Highlight the Horror of Nuclear WarU.S. News & World Report
N. Korea blasts ‘nuclear war lunatic’ Obama’s Hiroshima visitNew York Daily News
The Trillion Dollar Question Nobody Is Asking the Presidential CandidatesObserver
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