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The Myths About the Nuclear Deal With Iran – Japanese






Pacific Island Countries Want a World Without Nuclear Weapons

By Neena Bhandari

SYDNEY (IDN) – As political conflicts magnify in the Middle East and North Africa with the spectre of brutal violence from terrorist organisations like ISIS, and the Ukraine crisis reignites the Cold War between the United States, its NATO [North Atlantic Treaty Organisation] allies and Russia; it is imperative that nuclear-armed and non-nuclear states together work for total elimination of nuclear weapons. The risk of use of nuclear weapons, by deliberation or accident, leading to total annihilation looms large more than ever before. [P18]  ARABIC | HINDI |   ITALIAN  |  JAPANESE TEXT VERSION PDF | NORWEGIAN | SPANISH | SWEDISH | TURKISH

Security Council Defies U.S. Lawmakers by Voting on Iran Nuke Deal

By Thalif Deen

UNITED NATIONS (IPS) – When all 15 members of the Security Council raised their collective hands to unanimously vote in favour of the nuclear agreement with Iran, they were also defying a cabal of right-wing conservative U.S. politicians who wanted the United Nations to defer its vote until the U.S. Congress makes its own decision on the pact. [P17] JAPANESE TEXT VERSION PDF

The Myths About the Nuclear Deal With Iran

By Thalif Deen

UNITED NATIONS (IPS) – The single biggest misunderstanding about the nuclear agreement with Iran is that it is a bilateral deal with the United States. Not true.

The agreement involved the U.N.’s five big powers, namely, the United States, Britain, France, China and Russia, plus Germany (P5+1). [P16] JAPANESE TEXT VERSION PDF

Perfecting Detection of the Bomb – Japanese




CTBTO, the Nuclear Watchdog That Never Sleeps




Perfecting Detection of the Bomb – Arabic

اتقان الكشف عن القنبلة

بقلم: راميش جاورا

فيينا (آي بي إس) – لقد أبرز هذا المؤتمر الدولي التقدم المحرز في مجال الكشف عن التفجيرات النووية، وتتبع عواصف أو سُحب الرماد البركاني، وتحديد مكان بؤر الزلازل، ورصد انجرافات الجبال الجليدية الضخمة، ومراقبة تحركات الثدييات البحرية، والكشف عن تحطم الطائرات.

Perfecting Detection of the Bomb – Urdu

بم کا پتہ لگانے کی صلاحیت کی تکمیل

از رمیش جورا

وینیا (آئی پی ایس) -ایک بین الاقوامی کانفرنس میں جوہری دھماکوں کا پتہ لگانے، طوفانوں یا آتش فشانی راکھ کے بادلوں کا سراغ لگانے، زلزلوں کے زمینی مرکزی نقطہ کے محل وقوع کا تعین کرنے، بڑے برفانی تودوں کے بہہ جانے کی نگرانی کرنے، آبی پستانیوں کی نقل و حرکت کا مشاہدہ کرنے اور ہوائی جہازوں کے حادثات کا پتہ لگانے کے سلسلہ میں کی گئی پیش رفدت پر روشنی ڈالی گئی۔

Perfectionner la détection de la bombe

Par Ramesh Jaura

VIENNE (IPS) – Une conférence internationale a souligné les avancées dans la détection des explosions nucléaires, le suivi des tempêtes ou des nuages de cendres volcaniques, la localisation des épicentres des séismes, la surveillance de la dérive d’énormes icebergs, l’observation des mouvements des mammifères marins ainsi que la détection des crashs aériens.

Perfecting Detection of the Bomb – Urdu PDF

بم کا پتہ لگانے کی صلاحیت کی تکمیل



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