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ACDC News and Views- Weekly (May 12-18, 2021)

1. Biden Signs Executive Order to Strengthen U.S. Cybersecurity Defenses after Colonial Pipeline Hack  https://www.cnbc.com/2021/05/12/biden-signs-executive-order-to-strengthen-cybersecurity-after-colonial-pipeline-hack.html 2. $6 million boost for US-Israel cybersecurity collaborationhttps://www.smart-energy.com/industry-sectors/cybersecurity/6-million-boost-for-us-israel-cybersecurity-collaboration/ 3. Turkey to...

ACDC NEWS & VIEWS (September 22 – 28, 2022)

1.Pakistan to probe audio leaks, PM Office security breach issue https://gulfnews.com/world/asia/pakistan/pakistan-to-probe-audio-leaks-pm-office-security-breach-issue-1.90854992 2.Defence Ministry signs a deal for dual role Surface-to-Surface BrahMos missile https://www.livemint.com/news/india/defence-ministry-signs-a-deal-for-dual-role-surface-to-surface-brahmos-missile-11663850728044.html 3.Russia steps up attacks with...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (May 4-10, 2022)

1.Iran confirms EU envoy visit to save stalled nuclear deal talkshttps://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/5/7/iran-confirms-eu-envoy-visit-to-save-stalled-nuclear-deal-talks 2.What North Korea learned from Ukraine: Now's the perfect time for a nuclear pushhttps://edition.cnn.com/2022/05/08/asia/north-korea-nuclear-ukraine-war-lessons-intl-hnk/index.html 3.North...

ACDC NEWS & VIEWS (June 21 – 28, 2023)

1.EU, Germany Under Fire for Talks with Iranian Regime https://www.iranintl.com/en/202306241959  2.US and Iran in indirect talks over nuclear program and prisoners https://www.washingtonpost.com/national-security/2023/06/20/iran-us-nuclear-talks-prisoners/ 3.First hypersonic missile range may be...

ACDC NEWS & VIEWS (November 10 – 16, 2022)

1.French Leader Wants ‘New Framework’ For Iran Nuclear Talks https://www.iranintl.com/en/202211145856 2.No push for Iran nuclear talks, US envoy says, due to protests, drone sales https://english.alarabiya.net/News/world/2022/11/15/No-push-for-Iran-nuclear-talks-US-envoy-says-due-to-protests-drone-sales- 3.UN Nuclear Chief...

ACDC NEWS & VIEWS (September 8 – 14, 2022)

Marking International Day Against Nuclear Tests, General Assembly Speakers Call for Universal Adherence of Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty https://press.un.org/en/2022/ga12439.doc.htm Germany’s Scholz sees no imminent nuclear...

ACDC NEWS & VIEWS (August 18 – 24, 2022)

1.‘Nuclear Sabre-Rattling Must Stop’ Secretary-General Tells Security Council, Calling on States to Ease Tensions, End Atomic Weapons Race https://press.un.org/en/2022/sc15001.doc.htm 2.Nuclear disarmament talks enter final lap,...

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 (April 13-19, 2022)

1.N Korea tests new weapon that ‘will boost nuclear capabilities’ https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/4/17/n-korea-tests-new-weapon-that-will-enhance-nuclear-capability 2.Russia threatens new nuclear deployments if Sweden, Finland join NATO https://www.cnbc.com/2022/04/14/russia-threatens-new-nuclear-deployments-if-sweden-finland-join-nato.html 3.Despite US pressure, Russia...

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....

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