Nuclear weapons hazard greater than in cold war, says ex-Pentagon chief

William Perry listings a series of factors that he says mean the chance of a cataclysm is higher today than in the 1970 s and 80 s The risks of a nuclear catastrophe in a regional war, terrorist attack, by accident or miscalculation is greater than it was during the cold war and rising, a…

South Korea and US agree to deploy THAAD missile defence system

Officials tell Terminal High-Altitude Area Defence will be quickly deployed to counter North Koreas missile threat US and South Korean military officials have said they are ready to deploy an advanced US missile defence system in South Korea to cope with Northern korean threats a move likely to raise strong objections in Beijing, Moscow and…

If nuclear war broke out where’s the safest place on Earth?

Nuclear tensions appear to be mounting again amidst political upheaval. So if the event of nuclear war, where should be used head? The recent death of Fidel Castro a human synonymous with the threat of nuclear war and the Cuban Missile Crisis has reminded us how much the world has changed since the end of…