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#Nuclear war

# nuclear-war - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Don't panic... but the world's Doomsday Clock is now at two minutes to midnight

This is the closest the clock has been to midnight since 1953 when the US and Soviets were testing hydrogen bombs.

# nuclear-war - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Trump boasts that his nuclear button is 'much bigger' than North Korea's

Kim Jong-un used his annual New Year address to warn he has a “nuclear button” on his table

# nuclear-war - Monday 4 December, 2017

Air crew over Japan saw North Korean missile re-enter atmosphere

The airline’s general manager said crew described seeing the missile “blow up and fall apart”.

# nuclear-war - Saturday 15 April, 2017

North Korea threatens to fire nuclear missiles if attacked first

Donald Trump has dispatched an aircraft carrier group to the Korean peninsula.

# nuclear-war - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Former Nato general warns that the west is risking a nuclear war with Russia

Western relations with Russia have been strained since the country annexed Crimea in March 2014

# nuclear-war - Thursday 10 December, 2015

Kim Jong-Un says he has a hydrogen bomb, but nobody really believes him

A thermonuclear bomb in the hands of North Korea would be a dangerous thing, but there’s a lot of scepticism over it.

# nuclear-war - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Opinion: The King of Monsters, America, and the legacy of the bomb – will Godzilla be done justice?

Director Gareth Edwards must balance the demands of a big budget blockbuster with the historical and cultural importance of Godzilla. Not a simple task, as previous versions have shown.

# nuclear-war - Saturday 20 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge How to survive nuclear war in 1960s Ireland The Bomb

How to survive nuclear war in 1960s Ireland

According to advice given by the Government.

# nuclear-war - Monday 10 June, 2013

North and South Korea agree to 'constructive' high-level meeting

The agreement comes after intense talks aimed at rebuilding trust after months of tension and threats of nuclear war.

# nuclear-war - Friday 17 May, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added deer on a city bus

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# nuclear-war - Saturday 13 April, 2013

How a shy boy from North Korea became the world's scariest dictator*

# nuclear-war - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

North Korea tells foreigners in South to evacuate in case of war

“In the event of war, we don’t want foreigners living in South Korea to get hurt,” says the North’s state-run news agency.

# nuclear-war - Monday 8 April, 2013

South Korean minister says North Korea 'preparing a fourth nuclear test'

Seoul’s Unification minister says there are signs that North Korea is preparing yet another test, as tensions remain high.

# nuclear-war - Friday 5 April, 2013

North Korea tells European countries it cannot guarantee embassy safety

European countries have been told to consider withdrawing personnel from Pyongyang if the tension there escalates further.

North Korea moves missile to its coast, increasing tensions

“The North is apparently intent on firing missiles without prior warning,” a South Korean official said.

# nuclear-war - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

Poll: Are you worried about a possible nuclear war in Korea? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you worried about a possible nuclear war in Korea?

North Korea is restarting a nuclear reactor, while saying it now considers itself in a ‘state of war’. How do you feel?

# nuclear-war - Thursday 14 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge Irish Nuclear Survival Booklet Pic of the Day Pic Of The Day

Irish Nuclear Survival Booklet Pic of the Day

How to survive nuclear fallout almost 50 years ago.

# nuclear-war - Saturday 24 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge In pictures: House, detached, with nuclear missile silo Des Res This post contains images

In pictures: House, detached, with nuclear missile silo

This house comes with a seven-floor underground Cold War missile silo, launch control centre, and private runway. Oh, and it’s also bomb-proof.