CTBT in the News

Some 'downwinders' seeking recognition from US decades after atomic tests (The Bellingham Herald)

North Korea Can Build Up to 79 Nuclear Weapons by 2020: Report (Sputnik News)

North Korea speeds up nuclear program, say American experts (TASS)

IRAN: OBAMA’S ASSESSMENT OF NUCLEAR TALKS: SUPPORTED, BUT INCOMPLETE (Iran News Update)

US Iran Hawks Try to Sabotage Nuclear Deal (The National Interest)

Resumption of ties with US not on Iran agenda: Shamkhani (Press TV)

Budget pressure unlikely to deflect Iran from nuclear goals: Reuters (Tehran Times)

Iran will not seek to resume diplomatic ties with U.S.: Shamkhani (Tehran Times)

Iran-U.S. rapprochement depends on resolving nuclear issue: James Dobbins (Tehran Times)

Iranian official says no plans to resume full ties with US even if nuclear deal reached (The Jerusalem Post)

Iran rules out friendship with Washington, nuclear deal or not (The Jerusalem Post)

Iran to reject humiliating requests in nuclear talks (Trend)

Russia Continues Nuclear Arms Reductions in 'Businesslike Way' (Space War)

US Nuclear Overhaul Program Lacks Political Oversight: Former DOD Advisor (Sputnik News)

North Korea's Nukes Are Scarier Than Its Hacks, by Josh Rogin and Eli Lake (Bloomberg View)

Will North Korea Be Able to Give Up Nuclear Weapons? By Kim Hyo Jin (Daily NK)

Obama Upgrades Nuclear Arsenal For "Direct Confrontation With Russia", by Sherwood Ross (Open News)

Obama’s Nuclear Legacy #1: 1,000 Deployed Warheads, by Stephen Young (All Things Nuclear)

Understanding the Extension of the Iran Nuclear Talks and the Joint Plan of Action, by Kelsey Davenport and Daryl G. Kimball (Arms Control Association)

Misleading the world on Iran’s ‘bomb’, by Jonathan Power (Daily Times)

Dealing with Iran, by Jonathan Power (Khaleej Times)

Making A Deal With Iran, by Matthew Jarrell (Brown Political Review)

The Iran nuclear dance (The Jerusalem Post)

2014: P5+1 and Iran's Nuclear Negotiations, by Majid Rafizadeh (Huffington Post)

DESPITE THREATS TO ECONOMY AND SECURITY, IRAN MAINTAINS NUCLEAR PLANS, by INU staff (Iran News Update)

France’s Born-Again Proliferation Beliefs Ring Hollow, by Yousaf Butt (The Diplomat)

INDIA-PAKISTAN RELATIONS: SHIFT FROM CREDIBLE MINIMUM DETERRENCE TO ‘COMPELLENCE’ – OPED, by Yasir Hussain (Eurasia Review)

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