Strategic Perspectives Through Research and Dialogue

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (July 28-August 3, 2021)

1. China nuclear reactor shut down for maintenance because of fuel rod damagehttps://edition.cnn.com/2021/07/31/asia/taishan-nuclear-plant-intl-hnk/index.html 2. U.S., Russia hold nuclear talks in Geneva after summit pushhttps://www.reuters.com/world/us-russia-hold-nuclear-talks-geneva-after-summit-push-2021-07-28/ 3. Starliner...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (Mar 23-29, 2022)

1.Averting a Nuclear Dystopia https://carnegieendowment.org/2022/03/23/averting-nuclear-dystopia-pub-86714 2.British budget outlook touts weapon deliveries for Ukraine’s defense https://www.defensenews.com/global/europe/2022/03/23/british-budget-outlook-touts-weapon-deliveries-for-ukraines-defense/ 3.Biden's New Arms Package for Ukraine to Start Shipping Soon -U.S....

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (May 19-25, 2021)

1. Karachi unit 2 inaugurated by Pakistan PMhttps://world-nuclear-news.org/Articles/Karachi-unit-2-inaugurated-by-Pakistan-PM 2. Iran Agrees to Extend IAEA Monitoring Deal for One Monthhttps://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-57229775 3. Biden Sends Special Envoy to South...

ACDC NEWS & VIEWS (July 21 – 27, 2022)

1.Macron Says Iran Nuclear Deal 'Still Possible'https://www.voanews.com/a/macron-says-iran-nuclear-deal-still-possible-/6671452.html 2.Iran says it seeks nuclear deal guarantees so as ‘not to be stung twice’https://www.timesofisrael.com/iran-says-it-seeks-nuclear-deal-guarantees-so-as-not-to-be-stung-twice/ 3.Iran's nuclear programme is "galloping...

ACDC NEWS & VIEWS (December 29, 2022 – January 4, 2023)

1.Pakistan, India exchange annual lists of nuclear assets, inmates https://www.dailysabah.com/world/asia-pacific/pakistan-india-exchange-annual-lists-of-nuclear-assets-inmates 2.Iran, Russia Warn Opportunity for Nuclear Talks Is Not Forever https://www.voanews.com/a/6897403.html 3.Iran holds military drills in Gulf https://www.dawn.com/news/1729148 4.Iran simulates...

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 & Views (June 8 – 15, 2022)

1. Pakistan, China Reaffirm Strategic Partnership https://nation.com.pk/2022/06/13/pakistan-china-reaffirm-strategic-partnership/ 2. India will have its first hypersonic missile in 5-6 years: BrahMos Aerospace CEO https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/india-will-have-its-first-hypersonic-missile-in-5-6-years-brahmos-aerospace-ceo-101655110889574.html 3. Delivery of S-400...

ACDC News & Views – Weekly (September 30 – October 7, 2020)

1.Nuclear Arms Race, Weaponisation of Outer Space High on US Disarmament Agendahttps://www.voanews.com/usa/nuclear-arms-race-weaponization-outer-space-high-us-disarmament-agenda 2.Malaysia Ratifies UN Nuclear Ban Treatyhttps://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/20201001_14/ 3.North Korea Continues Uranium Enrichmenthttps://www.armscontrol.org/act/2020-10/news/north-korea-continues-uranium-enrichment 4.UN Nuclear Watchdog Inspects...

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—...

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...

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