Nuclear Weapons

Russian FM says Russia wants "constructive dialogue" with US

Feb 7, 2018

Russia's foreign minister says Moscow is open for a constructive dialogue with Washington and wants to preserve a landmark Cold War-era nuclear arms accord

Pence won't rule out NKorea meeting, will 'see what happens'

Feb 7, 2018

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence says he has not ruled out the possibility of meeting with North Korean officials at the upcoming Olympics in South Korea

The Latest: Mattis defends new US nuke strategy

Feb 6, 2018

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the administration's new nuclear strategy pays the right amount of attention to arms control, even as it focuses on strengthening the nuclear force

Little place for arms control in Trump's nuclear strategy

Feb 6, 2018

There's a place for arms control in the Trump administration's new nuclear weapons strategy _ a very small place

China says mid-course missile interceptor test successful

Feb 6, 2018

China says it has successfully tested an anti-missile defense system within its own territory

Russia questions US compliance with key nuke accord

Feb 6, 2018

Russia says it met nuclear arsenal limits of key arms control treaty, but has concerns about US compliance

China criticizes US for nuclear adversary claims

Feb 4, 2018

China criticizes US for saying Beijing a potential nuclear adversary, calls on Washington to honor commitments to reduce its arsenal

Trump taking tougher stance on Russia nuclear threat

Feb 3, 2018

The Trump administration announces it will continue much of the Obama administration's nuclear weapons policy but take a more aggressive stance toward Russia

Trump nuclear doctrine takes tougher stance on Russia

Feb 2, 2018

The Trump administration announces it will continue much of the Obama administration's nuclear weapons policy but take a more aggressive stance toward Russia

North Korean athletes arrive in South Korea for Olympics

Feb 1, 2018

Ten North Korean skaters and skiers have arrived in rival South Korea to participate in this month's Winter Olympics, which has brought a temporary lull in tensions over the North's nuclear weapons program