Nuclear Weapons

A nuclear weapon (also called an atom bomb, nuke, atomic bomb, nuclear warhead, A-bomb, or nuclear bomb) is an explosive device that derives its destructive force from nuclear reactions, either fission (fission bomb) or from a combination of fission and fusion reactions (thermonuclear bomb). Both bomb types release large quantities of energy from relatively small amounts of matter. The first test of a fission ("atomic") bomb released an amount of energy approximately equal to 20,000 tons of TNT (84 TJ). The first thermonuclear ("hydrogen") bomb test released energy approximately equal to 10 million tons of TNT (42 PJ). Nuclear bombs …

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MP-IDSA · 28 November 2022 English

Speaking at the Center for a New American Security think-tank three weeks after the introduction of the October 7 measures, Alan Estevez, under-secretary of commerce for industry and security, cited …

their meeting on Monday in Indonesia, said nuclear weapons cannot be used and nuclear wars cannot be fought not adopted a policy of "no first use" of nuclear weapons or the policy that "the sole purpose of our


MP-IDSA · 28 November 2022 English

Next, the Mengtian module will execute a transposition in orbit, and join with earlier modules - the Tianhe core module and Wentian lab module - to complete the T-shape structure …

chief sounds the alarm about pace of China’s nuclear weapons program Ellie Kaufman and Barbara Starr CNN oversees the US nuclear weapons program, warned that China is developing nuclear weapons much faster than China’s military buildup and development of nuclear weapons for years, Richard’s comments paint the situation https://edition.cnn.com/2022/11/04/politics/us-china-nuclear-weapons-warning/index.html China’s Xi warns Putin not warning the Russian president not to resort to nuclear weapons and calling on visiting German Chancellor Olaf


BASIC · 24 November 2022 English

The main finding in Phase one was that the political tensions between Russia and NATO members were at the core of the current and near-future nuclear risks in Europe. [...] …

capabilities in Eastern Europe, so as not to rely on nuclear weapons as a primary deterrence instrument. However - particularly when it comes to the use of nuclear weapons if Russia engages in aggression against a NATO NATO member state. Russian use of nuclear weapons was in general terms found unlikely, however one participant


PGIE · 24 November 2022 English

The heart of the earth is a molten mass, its radiance exceeds even the radiance of the sun, this radiance and energy erupts on the surface of the earth in …

Convention “On the Prohibition of the Test of Nuclear Weapons in the Atmosphere, Underwater and Space”. Treaty


CSS · 24 November 2022 English

on the Belarusian protest movement since August 2020, for which the Krem- Lukashenka’s preferences for the war in Ukraine are different from lin supported and the West isolated him, the …

groundwork for a period sia is unlikely to deploy nuclear weapons to Belarus, as the after the war in Ukraine


MP-IDSA · 23 November 2022 English

from Iran to Vienna in the coming days to According to the agency, the group was start talks and strengthen cooperation with operating in the Ilam Province and was the …

Establishment of a Middle East Zone Free of Nuclear Weapons Islamic Republic News Agency, November and 21 Al-Araji stresses the importance of the nuclear weapons. He said it must join the international community of Defense. Political will needed to keep nuclear weapons out of Middle East https://saudigazette.com Arabia: F-15S fighter jet crashes, remains a nuclear weapons-free zone, even pilots survive as countries to ensure the Middle East remains free of nuclear weapons and said Riyadh https://saudigazette.com.sa/article/627004/


MP-IDSA · 23 November 2022 English

from Iran to Vienna in the coming days to According to the agency, the group was start talks and strengthen cooperation with operating in the Ilam Province and was the …

Establishment of a Middle East Zone Free of Nuclear Weapons Islamic Republic News Agency, November and 21 Al-Araji stresses the importance of the nuclear weapons. He said it must join the international community of Defense. Political will needed to keep nuclear weapons out of Middle East https://saudigazette.com Arabia: F-15S fighter jet crashes, remains a nuclear weapons-free zone, even pilots survive as countries to ensure the Middle East remains free of nuclear weapons and said Riyadh https://saudigazette.com.sa/article/627004/


Lowy Institute for International Policy · 23 November 2022 English

Excellencies, ladies and gentlemen. It's really an immense pleasure and honour to join you this evening. Thank you to Steven Lowy, Michael Fullilove and the Lowy Institute. Thank you to …

and, ultimately, a world war. This time with nuclear weapons. Historians have likened our predecessors from


SWP · 22 November 2022 German

Inhaltsverzeichnis > Israel / Palästina > Palästina / Palästinenser > Israel > Israel - arabische Länder > Israel - Libanon > Libanon > Libanon / Syrien > Syrien > Syrien …

Welcomes Successful Conclusion of Conference on Nuclear-Weapons-Free Zone in Middle East UN, 19.11.2022 https://press


PIK · 22 November 2022 English

A nuclear war using less than 1% of the current global nuclear arsenal, which would inject 5 Tg of soot into the stratosphere, could produce climate change unprecedented in recorded …

Glasstone S and Dolan P J 1977 The Effects of Nuclear Weapons 3rd edn (Washington, DC: United States Department


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