Strategic Perspectives Through Research and Dialogue

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (Jan 18-24, 2024)

​1.     Pakistan’s Air Force says it has hypersonic-capable missiles https://www.arabnews.pk/node/2444456/pakistan Doomsday Clock stays at 90 seconds to midnight https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-68017445 North Korea condemned by S.Korea, US and Japan...

ACDC News & Views (June 2 – 8, 2022)

1. States have right to access dual-use technology, says Pakistan https://www.dawn.com/news/1692872 2. Military warns against ‘unfounded views’ on nuclear programmehttps://dailytimes.com.pk/947790/military-warns-against-unfounded-views-on-nuclear-programme/ 3. India tests nuclear-capable Agni-IV ballistic...

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...

ACDC News and Views (March 7-13, 2024)

Pakistan Unveils Upgraded Shahpar II Drone ,Claims Outmatch TB2 and CH-4 https://www.thedefensenews.com/news-details/Pakistan-Unveils-UpgradedShahpar-II-Drone-Claims-Outmatch-TB2-and-CH-4/ India tests missile capable of carrying multiple warheads https://www.dawn.com/news/1820918/india-tests-missile-capable-of-carrying-multiple-warheads Nuclear Notebook: Russian Nuclear...

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 & VIEWS (November 23 – 29, 2023)

1. Iran Not Fulfilling Nuclear Commitments, Says IAEA Chief https://www.iranintl.com/en/202311234657   2. Iran denies violating nuclear deal, vows to keep working with IAEA https://en.trend.az/iran/nuclearp/3829873.html   3. Will Iran give Russia...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (Feb 8-15, 2022)

​ 1.Major breakthrough on nuclear fusion energy https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-60312633 2.Nuclear talks harder as West 'pretends' to take initiative -Iran officialhttps://www.reuters.com/world/middle-east/nuclear-talks-more-difficult-west-pretends-take-initiative-iran-official-2022-02-13/ 3.Iran nuclear deal talks stall as Tehran urges...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (Mar 9-15, 2022)

1. Pakistan Air Force inducts new batch of Chinese fighter jetshttps://www.defensenews.com/air/2022/03/11/pakistan-air-force-inducts-new-batch-of-chinese-fighter-jets/ 2. Pakistan demands joint probe into ‘accidental’ India missile firehttps://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/3/12/pakistan-demands-joint-probe-after-accidental-india-missile 3. Video analysis reveals Russian...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (Nov 10-17, 2021)

1.In first, Russian test strikes satellite using Earth-based missile https://www.washingtonpost.com/national-security/russia-satellie-weapon/2021/11/15/0695621c-4648-11ec-973c-be864f938c72_story.html 2.Russian anti-satellite test adds to worsening problem of space debris https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-59307862 3.Russia admits to anti-satellite missile test but denies ‘dangerous behavior’ https://www.theguardian.com/science/2021/nov/16/russia-defends-anti-satellite-missile-test 4.Iran...

ACDC NEWS & VIEWS (April 19 – 26, 2023)

1.Iran UN envoy: US withdrawal from nuclear deal clear example of unilateralism https://ifpnews.com/iran-un-envoy-us-withdrawal-nuclear-deal-clear-example-unilateralism/ 2.Kim says North Korea’s 1st spy satellite is ready for launch https://apnews.com/article/north-korea-kim-spy-satellite-1cfbe5a706d8d92da53cfdb9e810a21a 3.Japan readies to...

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