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ACDC News and Views- Weekly (February 17-23, 2021)

1. Pak-Turkey military exercise concludeshttps://www.thenews.com.pk/print/793436-pak-turkey-military-exercise-concludes 2. India signs USD 50 million defence LoC agreement to boost maritime capabilities of Maldiveshttps://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/defence/india-signs-usd-50-million-defence-loc-agreement-to-boost-maritime-capabilities-of-maldives/articleshow/81135458.cms 3. India reserves Rs 70,000 crore...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (August 25 – 31, 2021)

1.‘Deeply troubling’: North Korea nuclear activity stokes fearshttps://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/8/30/deeply-troubling-north-korea-nuclear-activity-stokes-fears 2.FO concerned over illicit sale of radioactive material in Indiahttps://www.dawn.com/news/1643622 3.Is India making Dirty Bomb? —Radioactive Substances worth...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (April 21-27, 2021)

1. World Military Spending Rises to Almost $2 Trillion in 2020https://sipri.org/media/press-release/2021/world-military-spending-rises-almost-2-trillion-2020 2. British name enormous carrier strike group heading for the Indo-Pacific:https://www.defensenews.com/global/europe/2021/04/26/british-name-enormous-carrier-strike-group-heading-for-the-indo-pacific/ 3. Syrian missile explodes...

ACDC News & Views – Weekly (October 28 – November 4, 2020)

1. UK government to retake control of its atomic weapons management from industryhttps://www.defensenews.com/global/europe/2020/11/02/uk-government-to-retake-control-of-its-atomic-weapons-management-from-industry/ 2.  US Cyber Command expands operations against Russia, China and Iranhttps://edition.cnn.com/2020/11/02/politics/cyber-command-russia-china-iran/index.html 3. Russia Successfully...

ACDC NEWS & VIEWS (August 11 – 17, 2022)

1.Indian Su-30 MKI Fighters Could Be Integrated With Israeli Derby Extended Range Air-To-Air Missile – Reports https://eurasiantimes.com/indian-su-30-mki-fighters-could-be-integrated-with-israeli-derby/ 2.RUDRAM: India’s First Indigenous Anti-Radiation Missile https://sofrep.com/news/india-rudram-anti-radiation-missile/ 3.Terms of Indian Navy’s...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (August 18 – 24, 2021)

1. Iran: Japanese FM discusses nuclear deal, Afghanistan turmoilhttps://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/8/22/japanese-fm-discusses-nuclear-deal-afghanistan-in-tehran 2. Russia begins constructing nuclear submarines amid increasing friction with Westhttps://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/aug/23/russia-begins-constructing-nuclear-submarines-amid/ 3. Satellite Imagery Shows Russia Readying...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (June 2-8, 2021)

1.Pakistan demands probe into India’s illegal uranium trade https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/844942-pakistan-demands-probe-into-india-s-illegal-uranium-trade 2.India’s Nuclear Black Markethttps://strafasia.com/indias-nuclear-black-market/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=indias-nuclear-black-market 3.Indian Navy’s lone nuclear attack submarine heading back to Russia, next one to...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (Sept 15-21, 2021)

1.Aukus could trigger a 'nuclear arms race', says North Koreahttps://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-58621056 ​2.How a submarine deal sparked a major diplomatic crisis https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/9/19/explainer-why-is-a-submarine-deal-sparking-a-diplomatic-crisis 3.Why A Submarine Deal Has France...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (July 21-27, 2021)

1. Problems at China nuclear power plant are serious enough to warrant shutdown, French co-owner warnshttps://edition.cnn.com/2021/07/22/china/edf-taishan-nuclear-plant-china-intl-hnk/index.html 2. Iran’s Latest Nuclear Demandhttps://www.wsj.com/articles/biden-administration-iran-nuclear-deal-talks-united-nations-11626980271 3. US, Russia to hold...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (January 6-12, 2021)

1. Pakistan tests multi-launch rocket systemhttps://www.dawn.com/news/1600295 2. Indian Navy to conduct two-day mega drill from Tuesdayhttps://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/defence/indian-navy-to-conduct-two-day-mega-drill-from-tuesday/articleshow/80215797.cms 3. India, Indonesia to soon hold joint Air Force drill—...

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