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ACDC NEWS & VIEWS (October 6 – 12, 2022)

1.UN Disarmament Fellows briefed on Pakistan's perspective on arms control, nuclear non-proliferation https://dunyanews.tv/en/Pakistan/670947-UN-Disarmament-Fellows-briefed-on-Pakistan-perspective-on-arms-control  2.Pakistan conducts joint military exercise with five countries https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2022/10/02/pakistan-conducts-joint-military-exercise-with-five-countries/ 3.Exclusive: Iran racing to expand enrichment...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (Jan 19-25, 2022)

1. Nuclear deal unlikely unless Iran releases US prisoners: Reporthttps://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/1/24/iran-nuclear-deal-unlikely-without-us-prisoner-release-report 2. Russia proposed interim nuclear deal to Iran, with U.S. knowledge, sources sayhttps://www.nbcnews.com/politics/national-security/russia-proposed-interim-nuclear-deal-iran-us-knowledge-sources-say-rcna13039 3. Attacks inside...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (March 31- April 6, 2021)

1. Saudi Air Force begins joint exercise with US and Pakistani forceshttps://www.arabnews.com/node/1834846/saudi-arabia 2. Australia France India Japan and the United States Take Part in Exercise...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (Feb 16-22, 2022)

1. Iran’s parliament sets conditions for return to nuclear deal https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/2/20/irans-parliament-sets-conditions-for-return-to-nuclear-deal 2.Iran's Raisi calls on U.S. to lift sanctions to revive nuclear deal https://www.reuters.com/world/middle-east/significant-progress-seen-vienna-nuclear-talks-irans-foreign-ministry-2022-02-21/ 3.Putin oversees...

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...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (November 11-17, 2020)

Pakistan Navy Commissions Second Yarmook-Class Corvettehttps://www.navalnews.com/naval-news/2020/11/pakistan-navy-commissions-second-yarmook-class-corvette/ Pak Disarmament-Related Resolutions Receive Big Support in UNGA Panelhttps://nation.com.pk/13-Nov-2020/pak-disarmament-related-resolutions-receive-big-support-in-unga-panelIndia to carry out multiple launches of BrahMos supersonic...

ACDC NEWS & VIEWS (January 12 – 18, 2023)

1.UK to reassess Iran nuclear deal after dual national’s execution https://www.arabnews.com/node/2232836/middle-east 2.Washington Might Let South Korea Have the Bomb https://foreignpolicy.com/2023/01/17/us-south-korea-nuclear-weapons-denuclearization/ 3.Yoon says Seoul could rapidly acquire nukes if...

ACDC News and Views- Weekly (January 20-26, 2021)

1.      US Proposes 5-Year Extension of Nuclear Arms Treaty with Russia https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/1/22/us-proposes-russia-a-five-year-extension-of-nuclear-arms-treaty 2.      Russia Welcomes US Decision to Extend Nuclear Arms Control Pact https://www.aa.com.tr/en/europe/russia-welcomes-us-decision-to-extend-nuclear-arms-control-pact/2119373 3.      U.N. Treaty Banning Nuclear...

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 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....

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