New US guided missile destroyer arrives in Pearl Harbor

2019-04-04 05:08

A new guided missile destroyer that's among the US Navy's newest class of warships has arrived in Pearl Harbor.

North Korea says it won't denuclearise unless US removes threat

2018-12-20 12:46

North Korea says it will never unilaterally give up its nuclear weapons unless the United States removes its nuclear threat first.

North Korea prepares nuclear test site for inspectors

2018-10-31 18:51

Pyongyang says it dismantled Punggye-ri site in May, but did not allow international inspections at the time.

How a 60-year-old BBC radio show may be one of the only things keeping the world from nuclear war

2018-09-03 10:21

Sailors on four submarines which hold the UK's nuclear deterrent operate under strict protocol for working out when to act and what to do — part of which is said to include listening to BBC radio.

Trump now says no 'time limit' to denuclearise North Korea

2018-07-18 11:31

US President Donald Trump says there is no hurry to denuclearise North Korea under his accord with Kim Jong Un – a shift in tone from when the US leader said the process would start very soon.

WATCH: South Africa's nuclear weapons secret revealed

2018-07-11 18:51

South Africa's apartheid government built nuclear weapons in the 1970's because they were worried about Soviet expansion into Africa.

WATCH: South Korean reporters set to visit nuclear test site

2018-05-23 16:03

North Korea has accepted a list of South Korean reporters to visit their nuclear testing site after a days-long tug of war with Seoul.

UN's top nuclear inspector resigns suddenly

2018-05-12 15:34

The UN's nuclear watchdog says its top inspector has quit with immediate effect, just as the agency's work in Iran is once again in focus.

Will Kim drop the mutual disarmament bomb on Trump?

2018-05-04 16:34

While mainstream media stumbles along dazed in the headlights of this roller-coaster diplomacy, no-one has bothered to draw up viable scenarios of what Kim Jong-un is planning for the summit, writes Robert J. Traydon.

World watching for signs of North Korea nuke deal at 2 summits

2018-04-23 21:41

The world is watching to see if the Koreas can start a push toward a nuclear disarmament deal.


Putin threatens to target West with new missiles

2019-02-21 05:31

Russian President Vladimir Putin threatened to deploy new missiles against Western capitals as he delivered a state of the nation address aimed at boosting falling approval ratings.

Ban Ki-moon urges North Korea to take denuclearisation steps

2018-12-03 13:43

Former UN secretary-general Ban Ki-moon has urged North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to take concrete steps toward complete denuclearisation and gain the trust of the international community if he wants sanctions lifted.

African countries can help ban nuclear weapons - ICRC

2018-09-05 14:36

African countries have the power to force the rest of the world to ban nuclear weapons – if almost all of them adhered to the treaty on this, the International Committee of the Red Cross says.

WATCH: Russia suspects spying over new missiles

2018-07-21 10:50

Hours after Russia released footage of its military might, it raided its own space research agency.

WATCH: Denuclearisation explained - everything you need to know

2018-07-18 08:44

If you thought nuclear weapons were dangerous, you'd be surprised to find out what it takes to get rid of them.

WATCH: US could dismantle North Korea programme in a year - Bolton

2018-07-02 17:12

White House national security adviser John Bolton said he believed the bulk of North Korea's weapons programmes could be dismantled within a year, although some experts say the complete process could take far longer.

North Korea will never fully give up nuclear weapons - top defector

2018-05-14 13:41

North Korea will never completely give up its nuclear weapons, a top defector said ahead of leader Kim Jong Un's landmark summit with US President Donald Trump next month.

Israeli strikes used 28 planes, fired 70 missiles - Russia

2018-05-10 13:48

Israel's strikes on Syria saw 28 planes take part in raids with a total of around 70 missiles fired, Russia's defence ministry says.

Putin's nuclear 'doomsday machine' could trigger 90m tsunamis — but the worst effects might come from the fallout

2018-04-25 10:33

Russian President Vladimir Putin has described a torpedo designed to hit coastal targets with a "massive" nuclear bomb. But physicists question its effectiveness.

Kim Jong-un officially breaks silence on US-North Korea talks

2018-04-10 17:32

North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un has acknowledged the prospect of talks with the US, state media reported, in his first official mention of dialogue with Washington ahead of a planned summit with President Donald Trump.

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