ACDC News and Views- Weekly (Sept 1-7, 2021)

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1. India May Lease A Second Nuclear-Powered Attack Submarine From Russia: Report
https://swarajyamag.com/defence/india-may-lease-a-second-nuclear-powered-attack-submarine-from-russia-report

2. Over 200kg uranium theft in India poses threats of nuclear terrorism
https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/888297-over-200kg-uranium-theft-in-india-poses-threats-of-nuclear-terrorism

3. India to commission INS Dhruv first long-range ballistic missile tracking ship
https://www.navyrecognition.com/index.php/naval-news/naval-news-archive/2021/september/10658-india-to-commission-ins-dhruv-first-long-range-ballistic-missile-tracking-ship.html

4. Indian Army to Receive Indigenous Weapons, Akash-S Missiles
https://www.thedefensepost.com/2021/09/02/india-indigenous-akash-missiles/

5. India, Singapore conduct major naval exercise near South China Sea https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/india-singapore-conduct-major-naval-exercise-near-south-china-sea/articleshow/85926272.cms

6. Uttar Pradesh to give land for BrahMos missile manufacturing for Re 1
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/uttar-pradesh-to-give-land-for-brahmos-missile-manufacturing-for-rs-1/articleshow/85824001.cms

7. Indian, Australian navies begin bilateral ‘AUSINDEX’ exercise
https://www.aninews.in/news/world/asia/indian-australian-navies-begin-bilateral-ausindex-exercise20210906185341/

8. Army Awards $15 Million Contract For 100 Swarm Drones To Indian Startup NewSpace
https://swarajyamag.com/defence/army-awards-15-million-contract-for-100-swarm-drones-to-indian-startup-newspace

9. NATO chief urges China to join nuclear arms control talks
https://www.news957.com/2021/09/06/nato-chief-urges-china-to-join-nuclear-arms-control-talks/

10. S Korea developing missile as powerful as nuclear weapon
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/9/3/s-korea-developing-missile-as-powerful-as-nuclear-weapon-report

11. With restrictions lifted, South Korea launches $13B space power scheme https://www.defensenews.com/space/2021/09/06/with-restrictions-lifted-south-korea-launches-13b-space-power-scheme/

12. Raisi says Iran ready for talks but not with Western ‘pressure’
https://www.saltwire.com/halifax/news/raisi-says-iran-ready-for-nuclear-talks-but-not-under-western-pressure-tv-100630605/

13. Pakistan Navy inducts first jet-powered long-range maritime patrol aircraft
https://tribune.com.pk/story/2318270/pakistan-navy-inducts-first-jet-powered-long-range-maritime-patrol-aircraft

14. Iran nuclear deal: What’s next for the JCPOA?
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/9/3/iran-nuclear-deal-whats-next-for-the-jcpoa

15. IAEA launches review of Fukushima water release
https://world-nuclear-news.org/Articles/IAEA-launches-review-of-Fukushima-water-release

16. South Korea fires submarine-launched ballistic missile for first time as North prepares military parade
https://www.msn.com/en-xl/news/other/south-korea-fires-submarine-launched-ballistic-missile-for-first-time-as-north-prepares-military-parade/ar-AAOaRBg

With Warmest Regards,

Team ACDC
Arms Control & Disarmament Centre (ACDC)
Institute of Strategic Studies Islamabad (ISSI),
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