- EU's Ashton: No guaranteed success in Iran deal Updated: Mar-09-14 9:02 am
- Russia warns heavier sanctions could backfire Updated: Mar-07-14 8:15 pm
- March critical to eliminate Syria chemical weapons Updated: Mar-05-14 10:04 pm
- US asks UN to act against NKorea for missile tests Updated: Mar-05-14 5:16 pm
- UN panel extends Syria blame to world powers Updated: Mar-05-14 9:50 am
- Netanyahu to Abbas: 'Recognize the Jewish state' Updated: Mar-04-14 3:54 pm
- AP Interview: Syria chemicals deadline achievable Updated: Mar-04-14 7:19 am
- US: Syria leads human rights violations in 2013 Updated: Feb-27-14 4:24 pm
- Lugar says weapons threat still a big concern Updated: Feb-26-14 2:07 pm
- EU says Iran nuclear talks off to 'a good start' Updated: Feb-20-14 4:22 pm
- Workers at Colorado nuke plant get benefit details Updated: Feb-20-14 2:51 pm
- Weapons plant intrusion: Peace activists sentenced Updated: Feb-19-14 4:23 am
- Nun gets nearly 3 years in prison for nuke protest Updated: Feb-18-14 7:37 pm
- Whistle-blower fired from Hanford nuclear site Updated: Feb-18-14 6:44 pm
- Iran at talks: No scrapping any nuclear facility Updated: Feb-18-14 3:10 pm
- John Kerry mocks those who deny climate change Updated: Feb-16-14 12:34 pm
- Texas facility to destroy Syrian chemical weapons Updated: Feb-15-14 4:31 pm
- In China, Kerry talks NKorea, regional tensions Updated: Feb-14-14 2:53 pm
- US chemical arms ship arrives in Spain Updated: Feb-13-14 8:25 am
- Watchdog: Syria ships 3rd batch of chemical arms Updated: Feb-10-14 10:00 am
TEHRAN, Iran - The European Union's foreign policy chief said Sunday that there is "no guarantee" that Iran and world powers will reach a final deal over the country's nuclear program.
WASHINGTON - Underlying the talk about taking harsh punitive measures against Russia for its military incursion into Ukraine are economic complications and worries that sanctions levied against Moscow could, in the words of the Kremlin, "boomerang" back on the U.S. and Europe.
UNITED NATIONS - The head of the mission charged with destroying Syria's chemical weapons said Wednesday the government has accelerated its efforts after several missed deadlines and that March will be critical if the country is to totally eliminate its stockpiles by the June 30 deadline.
UNITED NATIONS - The United States is asking the U.N. Security Council to take action against North Korea for firing two rounds of ballistic missiles in the past week in "clear and calculated violations" of U.N. sanctions.
GENEVA - Evidence shows chemical weapons used in two attacks came from the Syrian government's stockpiles, a panel of U.N. investigators said Wednesday in a new report that needled world powers as deserving some of the blame for the country's atrocities because of their inaction.
WASHINGTON - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Tuesday that reassuring words from Iranian officials about not wanting nuclear weapons do not square with Tehran's actions - and that the international community needs to exert more pressure to deny Iran the capability of making nuclear arms.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands - The Dutch diplomat leading an international mission to dismantle Syria's chemical weapons program said Tuesday the pace of removing chemicals from the civil war-torn country is picking up and an end-of-June deadline for total destruction of the program is still achievable.
WASHINGTON - A chemical weapons attack in Syria last summer that the U.S. says killed more than 1,400 people was the world's worst human rights violation of 2013, the Obama administration concluded Thursday.
INDIANAPOLIS - Former senators Richard Lugar of Indiana and Sam Nunn of Georgia say they're pleased that efforts to disarm Ukraine of its nuclear weapons worked two decades ago, but they caution that the threat from weapons of mass destruction around the world is still high.
VIENNA - Iran and six world powers on Thursday ended nuclear talks with agreement on a framework for future negotiations but little progress on the main issue of what nuclear concessions Tehran must make in exchange for an end to sanctions stifling its economy.
DENVER - Federal officials met with hundreds of former employees of the Rocky Flats nuclear weapons facility to outline the medical help they could receive under new rules.
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - At sentencing for an 84-year-old nun and two fellow Catholic peace activists who stole onto the grounds of the "Fort Knox of uranium," the judge seemed to struggle with how harshly he should treat protesters who authorities say never posed any serious national security threat.
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - An 84-year-old nun was sentenced Tuesday to nearly three years in prison for breaking into a nuclear weapons complex and defacing a bunker holding bomb-grade uranium, a demonstration that exposed serious security flaws at the Tennessee plant.
SPOKANE, Washington - Whistle-blower Donna Busche, who raised safety concerns at the nation's most polluted nuclear weapons production site, was fired Tuesday from her job at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation.
VIENNA - Iran drew a red line on Tuesday on how far it would go at landmark nuclear talks, saying as the meeting opened that it would not buckle to pressure from the U.S. and five other world powers to scrap any of its nuclear facilities.
JAKARTA, Indonesia - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday called climate change perhaps the world's "most fearsome" destructive weapon and mocked those who deny its existence or question its causes, comparing them to people who insist the Earth is flat.
BEAUMONT, Texas - A Port Arthur facility will destroy some of the industrial chemicals found in Syria's stockpile of chemical weapons.
BEIJING - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday he had won a commitment from China to help bring a belligerent North Korea back to nuclear disarmament talks, even as he butted heads with Chinese leaders over a series of increasingly aggressive steps Beijing has taken to assert itself in territorial disputes with its smaller neighbors.
ROTA, Spain - The American ship MV Cape Ray arrived Thursday at the Spanish naval base of Rota for crew rest and refueling ahead of an unprecedented mission to collect and destroy highly toxic substances that form part of Syria's chemical weapons program.
AMSTERDAM - A watchdog agency says Syria has shipped third batch of chemical weapons material out of its territory.