26 Apr 2022

Kim Jong Un vows full speed ahead for North Korea’s nuclear program, as he flaunts ICBM missiles

On Monday, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un vowed to ramp up the development of nuclear arms. A military parade in Pyongyang featured an intercontinental ballistic missile that, according to experts, can put the entire mainland US in range.  The parade also included multiple giant rocket launchers and a submarine-launched

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31 Mar 2022

North Korea not telling the whole truth about latest ICBM test, South Korean official says

South Korean and American officials believe that North Korea’s launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) may have been a less advanced weapon than previously thought. North Korea claimed to have launched a new Hwasong-17 ICBM, however, it may have actually been the older and slightly smaller model, the Hwasong-15.

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25 Jan 2019

Budget Office: U.S. to spend projected $494 billion on nuclear weapons programs over next 10 years

The estimate for total U.S. spending on nuclear arsenal modernization and maintenance has been increased to $494 billion over the next 10 years, increasing 23% over the 2017 estimate. This rise will likely become a point of significant debate in the next year in the relevant congressional committees, and could

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