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Former Ambassador: US May 'Go Easy' on Iranian Violations

Former Israeli ambassador Zalman Shoval fears that the US might 'go easy' on Iran for violations of the nuclear deal.David Lev, 11/25/2013, 5:51 PM

Dempsey: 'More and Better' Options Available on Iran

The U.S. has more resources to militarily deal with Iran's nuclear program now, said U.S. Joint Chiefs Chairman General Martin Dempsey.David Lev, 8/15/2013, 10:09 AM

Barak: Iran Ought to be Listening to Us for Its Own Good

In an interview with CNN,Ehud Barak said that Israel “meant what it said” on preventing Iran from acquiring nuclear weaponsDavid Lev, 8/12/2013, 10:20 PM

Iran Seeks Direct Nuclear Talks With U.S., Report Says

Iran wants to open direct talks with Washington on nuclear issues, a report in the New York Times said FridayDavid Lev, 7/26/2013, 2:36 PM

UN Nuclear Chief: Talks With Iran 'Going Around in Circles'

Talks with Iran over its nuclear program are “going around in circles,” said Yukiya Amano, director general of the IAEA.Arutz Sheva staff, 6/4/2013, 10:07 AM

N. Korea Preparing Fourth Nuclear Test: South

North Korea appears to be preparing a fourth nuclear test as well as a provocative missile launch, South Korea said on Monday.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/8/2013, 1:38 PM

North Korea Crisis Could Spiral Out of Control: Ban

UN chief Ban Ki-moon warns Korean peninsula crisis could spiral out of control, after North Korea announced it would restart nuclear reactorArutz Sheva staff, 4/3/2013, 3:16 AM

North Korea Raises Nuclear Threat Level Against US, S. Korea

North Korea raised the nuclear threat level against the United States on Wednesday, warning it could launch a pre-emptive attack.Chana Ya'ar, 3/28/2013, 2:04 PM

Intelligence: North Korea ‘Serious Threat’ to US, Asian Allies

North Korean nuclear and military activities pose a ‘serious threat’ to the United States and its Asian allies, says US intelligence.Chana Ya'ar, 3/13/2013, 10:30 AM

North Korea Escalates Anti-US Nuclear Threat

North Korean is raising the level of its anti-American rhetoric, threatening to cancel a decades-old armistice and launch a nuclear strike.Chana Ya'ar, 3/7/2013, 3:36 PM

N. Korea Threatens Nuke Attack on Mainland USA

North Korea is threatening the US, claiming it has long-range missiles with atomic warheads capable of reaching the American mainland.Chana Ya'ar, 2/27/2013, 7:06 PM

'Burning Barack Obama' in North Korea Nuclear Threat Video

A new propaganda video posted by North Korea threatens America and US Pres. Barack Obama with flaming destruction by a nuclear bomb.Chana Ya'ar, 2/22/2013, 1:42 AM

‘No Deal’ Between IAEA and Iran

The IAEA has failed to reach a deal with Iran on halting – or even slowing down – the country’s nuclear development activities.Chana Ya'ar, 2/14/2013, 2:33 PM

New South Korean Missile Aimed at North Korean Leadership?

South Korean officials have announced the deployment of a new missile they said could strike the office of North Korea’s leadership.Chana Ya'ar, 2/14/2013, 10:52 AM

North Korea Confirms Third Nuclear Test

North Korea conducted its most powerful nuclear test to date, in a striking act of defiance that drew condemnations from around the globe. Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/12/2013, 12:59 PM

Israeli Source Confirms Iran’s Fordow Nuclear Plant Exploded

Israeli intelligence source confirms underground nuclear facility sustained major damage in a “mega explosion” last week.Chana Ya'ar, 1/28/2013, 11:15 AM

Japan Shuts Down All Nuclear Reactors A Second Time

Japan is shutting down its nuclear reactors for the second year in a row for reasons connected to “safety standards.” Chana Ya'ar, 1/24/2013, 5:02 PM

North Korea Announces Third Nuclear Missile Test Launch

As Japan prepares to shut down all of its nuclear reactors, North Korea announces it will soon launch a third nuclear missile test.Chana Ya'ar, 1/24/2013, 3:31 PM

'Empty' Worries Over Nuclear War in Southeast Asia

Residents of Kashmir have been warned to prepare for a possible nuclear war, but a local official dismissed the advisory as "routine." Chana Ya'ar, 1/23/2013, 11:15 AM

Syria’s Chemical Arms Match Israel’s Nuclear Arsenal: General

The chemical weapons arsenal of the Syrian regime is a match for Israel’s alleged nuclear arsenal, said defected general.Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/18/2012, 5:12 PM

Pakistan Claims it Test-Fired Nuclear Capable Ballistic Missile

Pakistan on Wednesday said it has successfully test-fired a medium-range ballistic missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead. Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/28/2012, 6:38 PM

5 Nuke Plants in Trouble From Hurricane Sandy

Hurricane Sandy brought trouble to 5 nuclear power plants in the path of the storm, one just 40 miles from New York City, ABC News reported.Chana Ya'ar, 10/31/2012, 1:02 PM

Inspectors Check Nuke Power Plants Ahead of Hurricane Sandy

Extra inspectors double check nuclear plants in 5 states along the East Coast as Hurricane Sandy powers up. A7 readers, send pics!Chana Ya'ar, 10/29/2012, 6:06 PM

Iran Adds More Centrifuges at Fordow

Iran has added more uranium enrichment centrifuges at its underground Fordow nuclear plant, diplomats report.Chana Ya'ar, 10/18/2012, 11:31 AM

Iranian Economy Hit by Sanctions

While Iran is two to four weeks away from developing an atomic weapon, the jobs economy and currency are beginning to plummet.Scott Krane, 10/11/2012, 12:16 AM

Israel Opts Out of Nuclear-Free Mideast Summit

Israel has decided to opt out of a conference on the creation of a nuclear-free Middle East scheduled to take place in Finland.Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/20/2012, 3:26 PM

Iran: We Lie to International Inspectors on Our Nuke Program

The West has long suspected Iran of misleading it over its nuclear program – and now a top Iranian official has admitted as muchDavid Lev, 9/20/2012, 1:34 PM

Israeli EMP Attack Could Throw Iran 'Back to Stone Age'

Israel might attack Iran by using electromagnetic pulses (EMP) which could send the Islamic Republic “back to the Stone Age.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/9/2012, 11:50 AM

Martin Indyk: US Expected Israel Attack on Iran Last Spring

Israel sent off signals that it would attack Iran, but didn't, said the former US Ambassador to Israel.David Lev, 8/23/2012, 2:51 PM

Report: Peres Working Against Iran Attack Idea

Shimon Peres appears to be leading a coalition of officials who oppose Israeli action against Iran's nuclear program, a report saidDavid Lev, 8/12/2012, 12:23 AM

11,000 Centrifuges in Iran Enriching Uranium, Ahmadinejad Says

Iran now has 11,000 centrifuges enriching uranium, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says.Chana Ya'ar, 7/25/2012, 7:00 PM

US Exempts Turkey, India, S. Korea From Sanctions Over Iran

The US has exempted seven countries from economic sanctions in return for significantly cutting imports of Iranian oil.Rachel Hirshfeld , 6/13/2012, 7:53 PM

US-Based 'Georgia Power' Interested in Turkey's Nuclear Plant

U.S.-based Georgia Power is interested in joining Turkey’s nuclear power plant project, its CEO Paul Bowers announced. Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/10/2012, 9:41 PM

Obama’s ‘Sanctions Czar’ in Israel, Says More Needs to be Done

David Cohen, President Obama’s point man on sanctions, told Army Radio Monday sanctions against Iran are “biting” but not enough.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/4/2012, 11:29 AM

Turkey, Too, Has Nuclear Ambitions

Turkey’s first particle accelerator facility which PM Erdogan claims is intended to diminish dependence on external markets opened yesterdayRachel Hirshfeld, 6/1/2012, 1:12 PM

Germany Goes Green, Plans to Abandon Nuclear Power

Europe's healthiest economy is planning to invest a huge sum in clean, renewable energy -- and is walking away from nuclear power.Chana Ya'ar, 4/1/2012, 2:07 PM

Suspected Iranian Nuke Test Site Identified

An Iranian building suspected as a test site for nuclear explosions has been identified through satellite imagery by a Washington think tankTzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/14/2012, 10:55 AM

Iranian Officials: Nuclear Facilities Immune to Cyber Attacks

Iranian official: "The country's nuclear facilities are immune to cyber attacks."Rachel Hirshfeld, 2/14/2012, 1:26 PM

Iranian Scientist Killed In Tehran Blast

An Iranian scientist involved in the petroleum industry has been killed in a car bombing in Tehran. Two others were wounded.Chana Ya'ar, 1/11/2012, 10:52 AM

‘Hundreds’ of North Korean Nuke Scientists in Iran

Hundreds of nuclear scientists from North Korea, whose leader Kim Jong-il died Saturday, are in Iran, South Korean media report. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/19/2011, 9:50 AM

Saudi Arabia Plans to Acquire Nuclear Weapons

Saudi Arabia plans to obtain nuclear weapons, but its nuclear power will be for “peaceful use,” a former intelligence official said Monday. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/6/2011, 10:38 AM

Barak: No 'Sabotage War' Against Iran

The recent explosions in Iran not part of a “shadow war” against Iran's nuclear program, Defense Minister Ehud Barak said.David Lev, 12/3/2011, 8:25 PM

Iran Claims Arrest of 12 CIA, Mossad Agents

An Iranian official said that Tehran has arrested 12 people whom it claims are “CIA agents” who worked in coordination with the Mossad.David Lev, 11/24/2011, 1:10 PM

Iran Whitewashing Nuclear Test Site

Iran is trying to cover its tracks at a nuclear testing site by removing traces of nuclear research, sources told Associated Press. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/21/2011, 3:17 PM

Iran Coy with IAEA on Request for Fact-Finding Mission

Iran is being coy in its response to the UN request to send a mission to assess whether its scientists are building an atomic weapon or not.Chana Ya'ar, 11/20/2011, 5:13 PM

Barak: We Cannot Come Off 'Wimpy' on Iran

Sanctions remain the key to halting Iran's nuclear program, DM Barak said Thursday - but Israel was considering what comes next.David Lev, 11/17/2011, 9:45 AM

Report: Israel Preparing 'Christmas Surprise' for Iran

Copying George Washington? A British report Thursday said that Israel may be planning to attack Iran's nuclear facilities on December 25.David Lev, 11/10/2011, 10:24 AM

Evidence of Fission Found at Fukushima No 2 Nuclear Reactor

Evidence of fission has been found in one of the reactors at the tsunami-struck Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in Japan.Chana Ya'ar, 11/2/2011, 4:45 PM

Report: Syria Used Pakistani Nuke Ties to Build Plant

The ”father of Pakistan’s atom bomb” worked with Damascus build a nuclear site in northern Syria, new evidence shows. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/1/2011, 10:33 AM

IAEA to Spell Out Concerns on Iran Nuclear Tech

The UN agency tasked with overseeing international nuclear development is expected to detail its concerns on Iran.Chana Ya'ar, 10/11/2011, 3:13 AM

France Won't Rule Out Military Strike on Iran

France may consider a pre-emptive military strike on Iran to stop its march towards obtaining a nuclear weapon of mass destruction.Chana Ya'ar, 9/28/2011, 11:30 AM

Israel Now Associate Member of Nuclear Research Group

Israel has signed on as an associate member of a prestigious European nuclear research group, a recognition of Israel’s achievements.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/18/2011, 12:58 PM

French Nuclear Blast Kills One, Injures Four

A blast and fire at nuclear waste processing center in France killed at least one person and Monday. No radiation leaks “right now." Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/12/2011, 3:22 PM

Iran Dangles Bushehr Start-Up, But No Date Announced

Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant will be activated “soon” authorities said Wednesday – but after years of delays, no date was given.Chana Ya'ar, 8/17/2011, 2:59 PM

Jordan Going Nuclear

Jordan will announce the winning bidder for the construction of its first nuclear power plant in the coming months.Gabe Kahn., 8/11/2011, 9:01 PM

Iran Blames ‘US Zionists’ for Assassination of ‘Wrong Man’

Iran changed its report that a nuclear scientist was assassinated and now claims he was a student. Either way, “American Zionists” did it.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/24/2011, 11:32 AM