Tag: nuclear-weapons

57 Why won't President Obama apologize for the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki? 2016-05-25T12:21:40.577

49 Why do the US media keep claiming that Iran is violating their nuclear deal even though the deal was withdrawn by the US? 2019-11-04T16:59:29.860

42 Is it accurate to compare the nuclearization of North Korea with that of Pakistan and India? Why or why not? 2018-01-08T16:52:27.747

41 Why doesn't North Korea just silently build their nuclear weapons? 2017-08-24T14:06:05.563

36 Why does China have so few nuclear weapons? 2019-12-12T07:55:16.833

35 Will a nuclear country use nuclear weapons if attacked by conventional means by another nuclear country? 2019-11-04T07:55:33.400

32 Is there any objective reason why some states can have nuclear weapons but others can't? 2012-12-07T09:17:02.557

28 What are the drawbacks of the US making tactical first use of nuclear weapons against terrorist sites? 2016-10-06T18:13:22.753

28 Why has Israel not acknowledged or denied its nuclear weapons? 2017-09-14T14:11:18.693

25 Why did the US invade Iraq for weapons of mass destruction but not North Korea 2020-12-06T09:39:48.703

24 Why don't all countries attempt to get rid of all nuclear weapons? 2017-09-19T16:06:29.793

22 What's the point of having thousands of nuclear missiles? 2015-01-19T05:13:55.580

21 Why not rely on submarines to avert a mutual nuclear destruction by mistake? 2017-08-11T13:14:33.633

19 How exactly are further sanctions meant to prevent North Korea from continuing their nuclear program? 2017-09-18T15:38:52.957

18 Why is Israel refusing to let the International Atomic Energy Agency inspect their facilities? 2017-04-22T22:50:16.197

18 Why weren't any sanctions imposed on India for not signing the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons? 2018-04-06T09:58:19.287

18 Does nuclear propulsion applied to military ships fall under civil or military nuclear power? 2019-05-28T23:09:51.020

17 Why is nobody worried about Pakistan's nuclear program? 2015-04-06T13:58:02.847

17 May the US president launch a nuclear bomb without any oversight on any target? 2016-02-02T06:42:18.097

16 Why doesn't the USA allow all countries to have nuclear weapons? 2018-09-04T08:09:06.090

15 Russia attacks Ukraine. Why is world's reaction so slow? 2014-03-01T20:00:04.410

15 Why would North Korea attack the United States or a neighboring country with nuclear weapons? 2017-08-10T23:18:11.050

14 Why is North Korea developing nukes? 2016-09-22T16:37:15.910

12 Who controls the British Armed Forces? 2015-06-19T14:19:51.237

12 Why are some politicians saying the Iran Nuclear deal is bad? 2015-07-14T20:40:22.750

12 Did Castro seek thermonuclear war with the US? 2016-11-27T20:52:56.060

12 Why is the USA threatened by ballistic missiles from North Korea? 2017-08-03T10:21:58.983

11 Are Japan's neighbours opposed to a US apology for Hiroshima? 2016-05-24T11:44:38.890

11 How do Russia and the US know the other side keeps nuclear arsenals at agreed levels? 2017-03-04T12:44:45.990

11 Why did the USA want to pull out of the nuclear deal with Iran? 2018-05-08T22:16:26.657

11 Do countries inform each other about ballistic missile test launches? 2018-10-21T13:02:38.557

11 Have the contents of the letters of last resort ever been revealed? 2020-02-26T09:44:07.100

10 Why does Iran oppose nuclear inspections? 2015-02-10T02:20:26.780

10 Russian government warned North Korea about the use of legal force against their nuclear threats. What is the general procedure in that case? 2016-03-15T13:58:17.030

10 Why does the failure of a Trident test matter when we are going to replace it anyway? 2017-01-27T00:55:01.613

10 Under what conditions would North Korea be likely to negotiate a nuclear deal? 2017-05-20T03:29:26.883

10 What exactly is the purpose of the Non-Proliferation Treaty when nuclear weapons can be substituted with conventional explosives? 2017-09-07T15:11:14.203

10 What laws govern the use of nuclear weapons by the USA? 2020-09-04T01:42:59.440

9 Why did Ukraine give up nuclear weapons through Budapest Memorandum on Security Assurances? 2017-05-03T20:25:00.693

9 Why didn't Britain, France & Russia object India on the successful test of Pokhran-II? 2017-06-29T10:35:03.330

8 Do any treaties include punitive damages from a nuclear attack? 2016-03-30T18:59:26.317

8 Legality of UN sanctions against North Korea 2016-04-24T08:17:11.863

8 Can the US president hand-off the nuclear football to the vice president? 2016-05-23T11:58:44.127

8 Is Obama the first American president to ever visit Hiroshima? 2016-05-28T13:37:13.697

8 Why would Russia care about NATO troops on its borders if it has nuclear weapons? 2017-08-04T15:30:11.753

8 What was George W. Bush's explanation at the time, for unilaterally withdrawing from the ABM treaty? 2018-03-03T14:36:11.783

8 Why do the US and Russia not seem to support INF anymore? 2018-10-22T10:03:42.280

8 Are there non-military uses of 20%-enriched Uranium? 2019-05-09T22:29:04.277

8 Can Iran easily restart the heavy-water reactor construction at Arak, after supposedly it filled with concrete? 2019-05-10T10:06:46.717

8 UK: "limited nuclear strike" policy (history, details, politics, etc) 2019-08-24T21:01:41.157

8 Why are US nukes still stationed in Germany for use by German pilots and not French ones? 2020-04-24T22:51:32.787

7 Why isn't there Israel nuclear talk? 2015-08-07T23:16:13.040

7 Is there debate on keeping the French nuclear deterrent, like there is in the UK? 2016-07-21T09:51:42.223

7 Is there any international convention/treaty/protocol that regulates how a country should behave if a nuclear incident happens on its territory? 2019-08-28T14:53:17.530

6 Why is North Korea criticized for having Nuclear Weapons? 2017-05-21T15:42:52.717

6 How does the new President secure the nuclear football during a "contested" transition 2021-01-08T23:42:53.500

5 Why would Iran adhere to a nuclear non-proliferation agreement when North-Korea didn't? 2016-11-12T08:26:29.390

5 Is there a literal nuclear button that launches a nuclear attack? 2018-01-04T13:08:43.107

5 Why does Israel not have an energy producing nuclear power plant? 2018-12-19T00:48:18.197

4 Why is Obama visiting Hiroshima? 2016-05-23T11:44:22.963

4 Does year of birth, or age, influence opinions on the atomic bombing of Japan? 2016-05-26T11:55:32.627

4 Why do countries typically build their own nuclear weapons rather than buy them? 2016-08-06T05:45:37.237

4 Why haven't North Korea already used their nuclear weapons? 2017-01-11T22:32:39.557

4 Why did India conduct Pokhran II in 1998, despite having already proved itself a nuclear power in 1974? 2017-12-10T16:01:15.330

4 Can the Iran deal still be salvaged by other western nations without the US? 2018-05-14T00:49:51.330

4 Does Iran have any remaining obligations regarding UN Security Council resolution 2231 and testing ballistic missiles? 2018-12-02T06:57:53.930

4 To what extent are nuclear weapons a precondition for global power or influence? 2020-02-22T12:22:33.770

4 Has Ukraine's dismantlement of ICBMs had any impact on its sovereignty? 2020-10-14T07:39:25.893

3 Reasoning & Benefits Behind the USSR Assisting China's Nuclear Program 2013-02-27T00:22:16.420

3 How dangerous a threat does North Korea pose to the world? 2013-04-04T10:49:57.760

3 Did Hezbollah ever have a flag with a nuclear mushroom cloud on it? 2013-06-05T02:23:27.250

3 Is the theory of nuclear peace true? 2014-05-17T07:52:09.637

3 What is the timeframe of the Comprehensive agreement on the Iranian nuclear program? 2015-04-09T10:00:17.687

3 Consequences of a US attack on North Korea? 2016-03-07T21:39:29.993

3 Why did America only attack Japan with atomic bombs and spare Germany? 2016-05-28T05:10:09.707

3 Why do the Scots not want the Trident (UK Submarine-based Strategic Nukes)? 2016-07-30T14:48:52.060

3 When is the authority to launch a nuclear strike transitioned? 2016-10-20T16:15:01.923

3 What are the conditions of Iran's nuclear agreement? 2017-05-01T18:57:30.753

3 If all the countries had Nuclear Weapons, would that stop all wars? 2017-09-21T15:20:37.577

3 Why is Saudi Arabia pressing the USA for nuclear tech? 2018-04-15T17:31:59.663

2 Is it common for anti-war groups to oppose nuclear power? 2013-03-15T09:15:57.067

2 Whose agreement is needed to use nuclear weapons in different countries? 2014-10-21T05:23:31.343

2 Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty and Indian politics 2016-04-03T05:56:00.493

2 What would it take to shut down NK’s internet? 2017-12-18T15:30:33.647

2 Clear factors differentiating an an offensive from a minimum deterrent nuclear capability 2018-05-03T09:47:32.453

2 Why would citizens of a country crave warfare against a nation that holds nuclear weapons? 2019-03-01T19:10:54.657

2 What is the reason South Sudan has not yet signed the NPT? 2019-07-25T00:04:03.077

2 Did the USA violate the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty? 2019-08-21T07:59:09.870

2 Why did Saudi-Arabia not launch its own nuclear program in response to Iran’s? 2020-12-30T14:16:47.937

2 Quickly prevent POTUS from initiating military or nuclear operations? 2021-01-09T15:50:24.313

1 Which sovereign states currently have nuclear power stations but no nuclear weapons programs? 2014-08-25T12:49:58.553

1 Have we already seen the collapses of the stability instability paradox? 2014-10-29T14:38:50.653

1 Why isn't Saudi Arabia running after Nuclear Weapons? 2018-01-13T12:40:58.940

1 How close is North Korea to a viable nuclear deterrent? 2018-06-12T09:07:14.540

1 Why does North Korea test their nuclear weapons underground? 2019-05-25T05:47:28.623

1 Why has the US not ratified the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty? 2019-09-20T10:54:09.397

1 If I get arrested for having a nuclear weapon, is my right to bear arms being violated? 2019-12-15T00:33:17.267

1 Has Iran threatened to leave the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty before? 2020-01-22T03:19:26.910

1 Nuclear weapons and stability 2020-10-18T07:35:08.740