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Sep 12, 2018
Vladimir Putin says North Korea taking steps towards denuclearisation, but US making endless demandsSpeaking at an economic forum in Vladivostok, Putin said Pyongyang had taken positive steps towards denuclearisation and was now waiting for a response. He said it was counter-productive if one side did a lot and the other did nothing.
Feb 06, 2018
North Korea 'months away' from ability to hit US with nuclear weapon, warns Washington envoyNorth Korea is only months away from obtaining the capability to hit US territory with a nuclear weapon and must be disarmed, a US envoy said, dismissing Pyongyang's diplomatic thaw with South Korea as a “charm offensive” that fooled no one
Jan 15, 2018
NATO chief says UN treaty alone won't rid world of nuclear weapons, emphasises need of 'painful disarmament' periodNATO supports the idea of a world without nuclear weapons, but doesn't believe it can be achieved by imposing a ban through United Nations convention
Jul 07, 2017
UN treaty banning nuclear weapons adopted by 122 countries despite opposition from US, Russia, BritainThe treaty banning nuclear weapons was adopted by a vote of 122 in favor with one country — NATO member The Netherlands voting against — while Singapore abstained.
Apr 05, 2016
India voices disappointment over UN's failure to adopt guidelines on disarmamentIndia has voiced disappointment over the UN's failure to adopt consensus guidelines on disarmament issues.
Apr 08, 2015
India calls for meaningful dialogue among nations possessing nuclear weaponsIndia has suggested a "meaningful dialogue" among all nations possessing nuclear weapons to build trust and confidence.
Oct 31, 2013
Destruction of chemical weapons only positive note in Syria: US senatorsThe chairman of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee says progress toward destroying Syria's chemical weapons is "the only positive note" in the worsening crisis in the Mideast nation
Oct 11, 2013
Five things you need to know about Nobel Peace Prize winner OPCWHere's all you need to know about the OPCW, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize.
Oct 10, 2013
Three sites of chemical weapons visited by inspectors in SyriaInternational inspectors have so far visited three sites linked to Syria's chemical weapons program, a spokesman said Thursday, as the team races to destroy the country's stockpile and delivery systems amid a raging civil war
Oct 09, 2013
Must negotiate ceasefires to access some chemical weapons: Officials in SyriaInternational inspection teams overseeing the destruction of Syria's chemical weapons will have to negotiate cease-fires to access some sites, officials closely involved with the mission said