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North Korea all set to launch satellite: Official (Lead)

April 11th, 2012 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Pyongyang, April 11 (IANS) North Korea is ready to launch a satellite, an official said Wednesday.On Wednesday morning, the North Korean government invited a group of journalists to visit the ... Read more...

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Enter dialogues ‘without pre-condition’, Iran urged

March 8th, 2012 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, March 8 (IANS) The six major countries that used to engage in Iran nuclear talks Thursday called on the country to enter fresh dialogues "without pre-conditions."The six, namely the ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s chemical weapons found

November 15th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 15 (IANS) Deadly chemical weapons hoarded by slain Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi have been found in the North African country, British Prime Minister David Cameron has said.The ... Read more...

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Pastor says Oz FM Rudd to blame for floods

January 11th, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia), Jan.11 (ANI): A Christian pastor has blamed Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd for the floods devastating Queensland.Daniel Nalliah from the Catch the Fire Ministries wrote on his website that ... Read more...

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Iran nuclear threat not imminent, says US

August 20th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 20 (IANS) The US has told Israel that Iran is not a direct nuclear threat in near future, citing evidence of continuing troubles inside Tehran's atomic programme. According to American ... Read more...

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Israel assured by US on Iran threat not being imminent

August 20th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.20 (ANI): Obama administration officials have reportedly persuaded Israel that it would take roughly a year, or perhaps longer, for Iran to complete a nuclear weapon, and that Tel Aviv need ... Read more...

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Kazakhstan wants revision of ‘flawed’ NPT

April 12th, 2010 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Astana, April 12 (IANS) With the global Nuclear Security Summit beginning in Washington, Kazakhstan President Nazarbayev has sought a revision of the "flawed" Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) to make it more "effective". Spelling ... Read more...

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International chemical arms inspectors in Pak to check for leakage to terrorists?

February 24th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.24 (ANI): A team of international inspectors is scheduled to arrive here today (Wednesday) to carry out a comprehensive check of safety and security measures being taken at the Pak-Arab Fertilisers ... Read more...

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North Korea seeks peace treaty, end of sanctions

January 11th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Jan 11 (DPA) North Korea Monday proposed negotiating a peace treaty to replace the truce that ended the 1950-53 Korean War. The foreign ministry in Pyongyang also demanded the lifting of UN ... Read more...

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US official says Iran does not have data to build a nuclear bomb

October 5th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.5 (ANI): US National Security Adviser Lt. Gen. James Jones has refuted a newly uncovered IAEA report that suggests Iran has the information needed to build a nuclear bomb.According to a ... Read more...

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Israel welcomes result of US-Iran talks

October 4th, 2009 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 4 (ANI): Israeli Ambassador to the US, Michael Oren, has welcomed the recent agreement between America and Iran that the Islamic country will allow international inspectors into its secret ... Read more...

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Obama to ask Iran to give access of its secret N-site to inspectors within weeks

September 27th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep. 27 (ANI): During their first direct talks with Tehran in 30 years, the United States is set to demand Iran to provide international inspectors a full access to their ... Read more...

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US to demand immediate opening of Iranian nuclear site: Report

September 27th, 2009 - 9:31 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 27 (DPA) The world powers led by the US will insist in a meeting Thursday with an Iranian delegation that Tehran immediately open its newly revealed nuclear plant to ... Read more...

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North Korea says it is in final phase of uranium enrichment (Lead)

September 4th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Sep 4 (DPA) North Korea said Friday that it was entering the final testing phase of uranium enrichment, which could give it a second way to produce nuclear weapons. It also said ... Read more...

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No agreement in North Korea denuclearization talks

December 10th, 2008 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 10 (Xinhua) Negotiators from the six nations involved in the North Korean denuclearization talks continued their deliberations Wednesday over a verification protocol that eluded agreement for the past three days.The ... Read more...

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North Korea to resume disabling its nuclear facilities

October 12th, 2008 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Pyongyang, Oct 12 (Xinhua) North Korea will resume disabling its nuclear facilities and permit the international inspectors into Yongbyong plant to verify the progress of disablement, the official KCNA news agency quoted ... Read more...

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North Korea bans IAEA monitors from all nuclear facilities

October 9th, 2008 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, Oct 9 (DPA) North Korea has banned inspectors of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) from all facilities at its nuclear complex in Yongbyon, the agency said Thursday.According to an IAEA ... Read more...

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N. Korea to resume plutonium reprocessing, US concerned

September 25th, 2008 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.25 (ANI): North Korea is reported to be planning to resume the reprocessing of plutonium, perhaps as soon as next week, raising concerns in Washington. According to the New York Times, ... Read more...

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