nuclear weapon

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Hosting the 47-nation nuclear security summit here, Obama called for concerted global action to lock down loose nuclear materials, warning that if al Qaeda acquired an atomic weapon it would be a "catastrophe for the world.
Anti-nuclear campaigners gather outside the Atomic Weapons Establishment at Aldermaston, Berkshire.
Several attending yesterday's Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament rally were present at the first march at the Atomic Weapons Establishment in Aldermaston, Berkshire, in 1958.
Mr Austin had worked as a design craftsman for the Ministry of Defence's atomic weapons research centre, in Llanishen, Cardiff, for more than 40 years, where he had worked with uranium and beryllium.
International Atomic Energy Agency chief Mohamed ElBaradei said Pyongyang has the nuclear infrastructure to convert the material into atomic weapons.
ISRAEL is still producing atomic weapons and already has up to 200warheads.
The Day the Earth Stood Still' has a message to the planet to stop all the madness with atomic weapons before we're blown to bits.
Sharpe was a research scientist at Atomic Weapons Establishment in Essex, England, conducting research into blast mitigation systems, training UK and US military in use and deployment of blast mitigation and particulate entrapment systems, designing and development of advanced explosive systems, planning and conducting military training courses and exercises, and conducting explosive trials and testing.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran described Israel's possession of chemical and atomic weapons as a cause of insecurity and instability in the region, and called on the international community to pressure the Zionist regime into joining the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW).
London, Dec 20 (ANI): Britain will no longer have any stake in the production of its nuclear warheads after the Government secretly sold off its shares in the Atomic Weapons Establishment in Aldermaston to an American company.
Russia has resisted calls for extra UN sanctions on Iran over claims by the US that it is trying to build atomic weapons.
I would not talk about any use of force," said Mohamed El-Baradei, head of the International Atomic Energy Agency, in an indirect response to French warnings that the world had to be prepared for the possibility of war in the event that Iran obtains atomic weapons.
At the Aldermaston Atomic Weapons Establishment hundreds of millions of pounds of our money is being spent on a refit of the production line for nuclear warheads.
The father of Iraq's nuclear programme said his nation would have developed atomic weapons in the early 1990s had Saddam Hussein not ordered the invasion of Kuwait.
The source of the contamination was never found, in spite of investigations by Government inspectors, Dounreay's own staff and experts from the Atomic Weapons Establishment at Aldermaston, Berkshire, and British Nuclear Fuels at Sellafield, Cumbria.