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ACDC News & Views – Weekly (September 16 – 23, 2020)

Russia to Continue Efforts for Preserving Iran Nuclear Deal - Foreign Ministryhttps://tass.com/politics/1202789 DPRK Nuclear Activities Still ‘Cause for Serious Concern’, Says UN Atomic Energy Chiefhttps://news.un.org/en/story/2020/09/1072922 US...

ACDC News & Views – Weekly (September 9 – 16, 2020)

1. Esper Says Artificial Intelligence Will Change the Battlefieldhttps://www.defense.gov/Explore/News/Article/Article/2340972/esper-says-artificial-intelligence-will-change-the-battlefield/ 2. Guterres Calls on Russia, US to Agree on Extending New START by Five Yearshttps://sputniknews.com/world/202009151080460283-un-secretary-general-urges-global-community-to-assist-in-whos-fight-against-covid-19/ 3. UN...

ACDC News & Views – Weekly (September 2 – 8, 2020)

1.Iran Halts Numerous Cyber-Attacks on Nuclear Plantshttps://www.middleeastmonitor.com/20200907-iran-halts-numerous-cyber-attacks-on-nuclear-plants/ 2. North Korea Waiting for US Elections to Resume Talks, South Korean Ambassador Sayshttps://www.defensenews.com/congress/2020/09/03/north-korea-waiting-for-us-elections-to-resume-talks-south-korean-ambassador-says/ 3. Erosion of Nuclear Deterrence Makes...

ACDC News & Views – Weekly

1. UN Again Calls for Full Ratification of Nuclear Test-Ban Treaty https://news.un.org/en/story/2020/08/1071072 2. At UN, Pakistan Reaffirms Commitment to Objectives of Nuclear Test-Ban Treaty https://www.app.com.pk/global/at-un-pakistan-reaffirms-commitment-to-objectives-of-nuclear-test-ban-treaty/ 3....

ACDC News & Views – Weekly

1. Iran Nuclear: Fire At Natanz Plant 'Caused by Sabotage'https://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-53884701 2.EU, IAEA to resume Iran Nuclear talks after US failed in Imposing Sanctionshttps://nation.com.pk/22-Aug-2020/eu-iaea-to-resume-iran-nuclear-talks-after-us-failed-in-imposing-sanctions 3. Russia Releases...

ACDC News & Views – Weekly

1. Major Cyber Attack by Indian Intelligence Identified: ISPRhttps://tribune.com.pk/story/2259193/major-cyber-attack-by-indian-intelligence-identified-ispr2. UN Security Council Rejects US Proposal to Extend Arms Embargo on Iranhttps://www.nytimes.com/2020/08/14/world/middleeast/UN-Iran-embargo.html?referringSource=articleShare3. India, China Militaries...

ACDC News & Views – Weekly

1. Secretary-General's Video Message to Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremonyhttps://www.un.org/sg/en/content/sg/statement/2020-08-06/secretary-generals-video-message-hiroshima-peace-memorial-ceremony 2. Russia, US Should Play Leading Role in Nuclear Disarmament — Chinese Ambassadorhttps://tass.com/world/1185869 3. Russia Warns it will...

ACDC News & Views – Weekly

1. To Honor the Victims of Hiroshima and Nagasaki 75 Years On, We Must Lay Down Our Nuclear Weapons – Ban Ki Moonhttps://time.com/5875424/ban-ki-moon-hiroshima-nagasaki-nuclear/2. Draft...

ACDC News & Views – Weekly

1. Talks on Rules for AI-Based Weapons Hit Snagshttps://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2020/07/24/national/ai-weapons-negotiations/2. DRDO provides ‘Bharat Drones’ to Indian Army for Accurate Surveillance at India-China Borderhttps://www.financialexpress.com/defence/drdo-provides-bharat-drones-to-indian-army-for-accurate-surveillance-at-india-china-border/2030882/3. Anti-Tank Guided...

ACDC News & Views – Weekly

1. Cyber-Attack on Israel’s Water System, Againhttps://www.middleeastmonitor.com/20200717-cyber-attack-on-israels-water-system-again/ 2. India and Israel Sign Agreement to Expand Cooperation in Cyber Securityhttps://www.thehindu.com/news/national/india-and-israel-sign-agreement-to-expand-cooperation-in-cyber-security/article32102730.ece 3. Putin, Rouhani Discuss...

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