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US nuclear forces have quietly kissed their floppy disks goodbye
For more than 50 years, the Defense Department has used 8-inch floppy disks to coordinate the operational functions of the United States' nuclear arsenal — until now
US officials reportedly considered pulling nuclear weapons out of Turkey, effectively ending the US-Turkey alliance
"I think this is a first — a country with US nuclear weapons stationed in it literally firing artillery at US forces."
DoD deletes tweet that joked about blowing up millennials trying to storm Area 51
If we cannot laugh at wiping out our nation's youth, what can we laugh at?
The Joint Chiefs of Staff published, then quickly deleted, its new nuclear doctrine
The Joint Chiefs of Staff briefly published the Pentagon's official doctrine on the use of nuclear weapons before quickly pulling the document — Joint Publication 3-72, Nuclear Operations — from...
The Indian fighter pilot shot down over Pakistan reportedly swallowed sensitive documents before he was captured
Pakistan returned a captured Indian fighter pilot late on Friday, after a dramatic clash between regional rivals that him shot down over the fiercely-contested Kashmir border region
Trump and North Korea’s Kim predict success in high-stakes nuclear summit
At their historic first summit in Singapore last June, Trump and Kim pledged to work toward denuclearization and permanent peace on the Korean peninsula but little progress has been made.
US Urges The World Not To Freak Out About Withdrawing From The INF Treaty (P.S. It’s Russia’s Fault)
"If there is to be an arms race it is Russia's actions that have undermined the global security architecture and has undermined this particular arms control agreement."
Should Presidents Be Required To Physically Murder An Aide In Order To Launch Nukes?
So I got to thinking last night, as I do every couple of years: What if, in order to access … Continued
US Hints At Naval Blockade, North Korea Threatens Nuclear War
After North Korea's latest missile test, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called on all nations to clamp down on the … Continued
These Are The 7 Military Options For Dealing With North Korea Presented To Congress
The Congressional Research Service has prepared a briefing for Congress that reveals the seven U.S. military options for dealing with the … Continued
North Korea Says Nuclear War ‘May Break Out Any Moment.’ That’s The Last Thing It Wants
North Korea's deputy UN ambassador said on Oct. 16 that tensions on the peninsula had escalated to the point that … Continued
This Is China’s Master Plan For A Nuclear War Against America
When one reads enough Chinese naval literature, diagrams of multi-axial cruise missile saturation attacks against aircraft carrier groups may begin … Continued
North Korea’s Ultimate Weapon Against The US May Not Be A Nuclear ICBM
If a war were to break out on the Korean peninsula over Pyongyang’s development of long-range intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) … Continued
North Korea Conducts 6th Nuclear Test, South Korean Officials Say
South Korean officials said North Korea apparently conducted its sixth nuclear test on Sept. 3, the Yonhap News Agency reported. … Continued
Army Is Updating Its Missile Defense System To Protect South Korea From Nukes
As North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un continues to threaten nuclear war, U.S. allies across the Pacific are taking every precaution. … Continued
Are China And India On The Brink Of War In The Himalayas?
In a tense standoff between nuclear-armed nations that threatens to destabilize Asia, both sides are digging in, with one warning … Continued
11 Essential Items For Your Nuclear Bunker
There’s been a lot of talk of fire and fury this week, and no, this is not a review of … Continued
Trump: Maybe Threatening North Korea With ‘Fire And Fury’ Wasn’t Tough Enough
President Donald Trump said on Aug. 10 that his previous promise to respond to threats from North Korea with “fire … Continued
‘Horrific’ War With North Korea May Still Happen, Gen Dunford Says
Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told a gathering of top-level government officials and … Continued
How The US’s Best Defense Against North Korean Nukes Could Spark A Nuclear War With Russia
The U.S. has spent at least $40 billion on a missile defense system intended to knock down or deter intercontinental ballistic missiles … Continued
If A Nuclear Bomb Goes Off, This Is The Most Important Thing You Can Do To Survive
The Cold War may have ended in 1991, but the looming threat of nuclear attack lives on with more than … Continued
Which Parts Of The US Are Likeliest To Be Vaporized In A Russian Nuclear Attack?
Since the Cold War, the US and Russia have drawn up plans on how to best wage nuclear war against … Continued
The Pentagon Just Created A Post-Apocalyptic Hellscape In Southeast Indiana
A derailed train smolders in the morning sun, covering the surrounding countryside with thick, white smoke. The dirt farm roads … Continued
All The Nations Armed With Nuclear Weapons And How Many They Have, In One Chart
When it comes to the threat of nuclear war, 2017 is shaping up to be a watershed moment. Relations between … Continued
Japan Issues Guide To Surviving North Korea Nuclear Attack With 10 Minutes’ Notice
As tensions reach a boiling point between North Korea, the U.S. and the North's neighbors, Japan's government has issued a guide … Continued