ACDC News and Views (May 23-29, 2024)



1. Iran’s near-bomb-grade uranium stock grows, talks stall, IAEA reports say

2. Biden Administration Presses Allies Not to Confront Iran on Nuclear Program

3. India’s BrahMos Missile Faces Korean, Japanese, German Challenge; Delhi Could Still Dominate With NG Variant

4. Russia to construct Central Asia’s first nuclear power plant in Uzbekistan agreement

5. Putin says nuclear drills are not an escalation

6. North Korea condemns denuclearisation discussion at South Korea-Japan-China summit

7. China stages mock missile strikes on Taiwan

8. North Korea says rocket carrying satellite exploded mid-flight

9. South Korea, US, Japan Nuclear Envoys Condemn North Korea Satellite Launch

10. South Korea, Japan unveil sanctions over alleged Russia-North Korea arms trade

11. US expected to lift ban on sale of offensive weapons to Saudi Arabia, FT reports

12. Govts, tech firms vow to cooperate against AI risks at summit

13. US, Russia trade accusations over weaponising space


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