Strategic Perspectives Through Research and Dialogue

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (March 3-9, 2021)

1. COAS visits exercise area in Cholistan, lauds troop performancehttps://www.dawn.com/news/1610940 2. Indian Navy, Army and IAF finally agree to procure armed drones from US in...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (December 23-29, 2020)

1. Congress provides $130 million for hypersonic missile warning satellites    https://www.c4isrnet.com/battlefield-tech/space/2020/12/23/congress-provides-130-million-for-hypersonic-missile-warning-satellites/​ 2. Enhancing Space Security: Time for Legally Binding Measureshttps://www.armscontrol.org/act/2020-12/features/enhancing-space-security-time-legally-binding-measures 3. Russia fully implemented obligations to destroy...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (April 6-12, 2022)

1.Pakistan carries out successful flight test of Shaheen-III ballistic missile https://www.dawn.com/news/1684188  ​ 2.India to sign agreement on space exploration with US during 2+2 meeting in Washington...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (Feb 2-8, 2022)

1. Biden administration restores Iran sanctions waiver as time runs out to salvage nuclear dealhttps://edition.cnn.com/2022/02/04/politics/iran-civil-nuclear-waiver-restored/index.html 2. U.S. Sees Iran’s Nuclear Program as Too Advanced to...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (January 27-February 2, 2021)

1. US, Russia Agree to Extend ‘New START’ Nuclear Arms Treaty https://www.dw.com/en/us-russia-agree-to-extend-new-start-nuclear-arms-treaty/a-56354318 2. US Secretary of State: Iran ‘Weeks Away from Having Material to...

ACDC NEWS & VIEWS (September 29 – October 5, 2022)

1.Dangers Posed by Nuclear Weapons Back in Global Spotlight, United Nations High Representative for Disarmament Affairs Tells First Committee https://press.un.org/en/2022/gadis3682.doc.htm 2.Iran says ‘exchanging messages’ with US...

ACDC NEWS & VIEWS (October 13 – 19, 2022)

1.Iran breaching nuclear deal by providing Russia with armed drones, says UK https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/oct/17/iran-breaching-nuclear-deal-by-providing-russia-with-armed-drones-says-uk 2.Iran nuclear deal not happening 'anytime soon,' White House says https://ph.news.yahoo.com/iran-nuclear-deal-not-happening-anytime-soon-white-house-says-210156894.html 3.South Korea begins military...

ACDC NEWS & VIEWS (August 25 – 31, 2022)

1. International Day against Nuclear Tests observed on August 29, 2022 https://www.gktoday.in/topic/international-day-against-nuclear-tests-observed-on-august-29/ 2.The Future of Nuclear Nonproliferation and Disarmament Is in Danger https://www.cfr.org/councilofcouncils/global-memos/future-nuclear-nonproliferation-and-disarmament-danger 3.UN chief disappointed nuclear treaty...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (February 8-14, 2024)

​1.     Russia uses Zircon hypersonic missile in Ukraine for first time, researchers say https://www.reuters.com/world/europe/russia-uses-zircon-hypersonic-missile-ukraine-first-time-researchers-say-2024-02-12/ North Korea develops new rocket launcher controller, KCNA reports https://www.reuters.com/world/asia-pacific/north-korea-develops-new-rocket-launcher-controller-state-media-2024-02-12/ South Korean president...

ACDC News & Views (June 29 – July 6, 2022)

1.Pakistan countering ‘West-backed’ Indian military build-up: National Command Authority aidehttps://www.dawn.com/news/1697282 2.US Offers ‘Critical Tech’ To Develop India’s 5th-Gen Fighter Jet Three Years After It Punctured...

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