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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Halt the Mideast sabre-rattling over Iranian and Syrian arsenals

    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... SCMP Editorial Halt the Mideast sabre-rattling US President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu are not on the same page politically, but when it comes to Syria's chemical weapons and Iran's nuclear programme, they are rea ...

  2. Israel drawing attention to its nuclear arsenal

    Posted Apr 25th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The controversy over the restrictions is having unintended effects that are essentially undermining Israel's reasons for imposing them. It has focused attention on the arsenal that the country has been continuing to develop since Mr Vanunu's imprisonment. And it is provoking debate about whether this arsenal of up to 300 warheads is furthering the pursuit of peace in the volatile ...

  3. Who said it?

    Posted Sep 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... It was a frightening and unsettling day, and one that will remain seared in my memory forever Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen, who was in Washington on September 11, 2001 In my job, you expect to suffer. So that's why when I go to hell one day, it will be less painful for me Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger on the difficulties of top-level management Egypt cannot let ...

  4. India's missile test raises the stakes

    Posted Apr 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... treaty for nuclear powers. Its claim of de facto legitimacy for its nuclear arsenal was boosted by a nuclear co-operation deal with the United States four years ago. Noting India's disregard ... larger and more technologically advanced military arsenal, China does not see India as a threat. Beijing's relationship with the emerging economic superpower next door has taken a back seat ...

  5. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Hezbollah threatens Israel with precision-guided missiles

    Posted Aug 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Israelis, mostly soldiers, were killed. Since that war, the group has a number of times suggested it had expanded its arsenal in an apparent strategy of deterrence. Nasrallah did not say whether the precision-guided rockets he described in his speech were a new addition to the group's arsenal. Marking Jerusalem Day in Tehran, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said there was no place ...

  6. News - China - WEAPONS

    PLA says it can launch nuclear missiles from anywhere on mainland

    Posted Aug 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com PLA claims it can launch nuclear missiles from anywhere on mainland, and calls the development an historic leap forward Nuclear arsenal is fully mobile China's nuclear missiles can be launched quickly and accurately from anywhere on the mainland, a development described as being "far more mobile than imagined". The People's ...

  7. Can Obama avoid a Reaganesque folly?

    Posted Apr 13th 2009, 12:00am by Jonathan Power

    ... Jonathan Power A 50 per cent reduction in the nuclear arsenals of Russia and the US was proposed by US President Barack Obama recently. Russian President Dmitry Medvedev seems ... to a question posed by author Richard Rhodes, whose latest book, Arsenal of Folly, is the best single read on the subject, by saying: 'Each individual decision to increase the number of nuclear ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Iran may be nasty but is not my enemy

    Posted Aug 09th 2012, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... It is Israel's nuclear monopoly that is a key destabilising factor. 'It is Israel's nuclear arsenal, not Iran's desire for one, that has contributed most to the current crisis,' he ...

  9. News - World - IRAN: ANALYSIS

    Iran attempts image make-over at Non-Aligned Movement summit

    Posted Sep 01st 2012, 12:00am by GDN

    ... possessing the largest nuclear arsenals have no genuine intention of removing these deadly weapons from their military doctrines," he added, according to his official website. As Khamenei ...

  10. News - China - WEAPONS

    China 'super-missile' confirmed

    Posted Aug 24th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... arsenals. The Jane's report quoted former US military intelligence official Larry Wortzel as saying that China's third generation ICBMs could defeat US missile defences. "The DF-41 ...




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