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The Obama administration is playing down an increasingly warm relationship between its main global rivals, China and Russia, that it may have inadvertently encouraged.  (credit: ALEXEI NIKOLSKY/AFP/Getty Images)

Expert: ‘Biggest Nuclear Threat To The American People Might Well Be’ Russia

Do Americans continue to fear the threat of nuclear attack from other nations, including Russia, or have such menaces taken a backseat to concerns regarding the weapons and methodologies of modern warfare?

10/04/2013

President Barack Obama. (credit: Dennis Brack-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘Iran Will Never Develop Nuclear Weapons’

Before speaking to members of the press regarding a potential government shutdown due to Senate infighting about the national budget, President Barack Obama began by discussing a phone conversation that he had with new Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.

09/27/2013

Two American experts have gathered evidence that suggests North Korea scientists have developed the ability to produce their own sophisticated components for nuclear weapons.  (KIM JAE-HWAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: North Korea Learning To Create Own Crucial Nuclear Parts

Two American experts have gathered evidence that suggests North Korea scientists have developed the ability to produce their own sophisticated components for nuclear weapons.

09/24/2013

President Barack Obama speaks at the 68th United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 24, 2013 in New York City. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Obama: US Prepared To Use Military Force To Secure Core Interests In Middle East

President Barack Obama believes a nuclear weapons agreement could be reached with Iran.

09/24/2013

File photo of Iranian President Hasan Rouhani. (BEHROUZ MEHRI/AFP/Getty Images)

Iran President Says Obama Sent Him ‘Positive And Constructive’ Letter

Iranian President Hasan Rouhani says in an interview that he received a “positive and constructive” letter from President Barack Obama congratulating him on his election.

09/18/2013

Israel's prime minister says the world should not trust Iran's newly elected president. (ATTA KENARE/AFP/Getty Images)

Netanyahu: New Iranian President A ‘Wolf In Sheep’s Clothing’

Israel’s prime minister says the world should not trust Iran’s newly elected president.

07/14/2013

President Obama challenged Americans and Europeans to continue fighting for the freedoms fought for in Berlin – a city long-divided in the Cold War – while also providing security for peace in the 21st Century. (Photo by Adam Berry/Getty Images)

Obama: US, Europe ‘Must Move Beyond The Mindset Of Perpetual War’

President Obama challenged Americans and Europeans to continue fighting for the freedoms fought for in Berlin – a city long-divided in the Cold War – while also providing security for peace in the 21st Century.

06/19/2013

President Barack Obama waves at the end of his speech in front of Berlin's landmark the Brandenburg Gate near the U.S. embassy on June 19, 2013. (credit: ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: I Intend To Move US ‘Beyond A Cold War Nuclear Posture’ With Russia

Nearly 50 years after John F. Kennedy’s speech at Berlin’s iconic Brandenburg Gate, President Barack Obama called for a reduction of nuclear stockpiles between the United States and Russia.

06/19/2013

The U.S. accused Iran of deception and defiance Wednesday, asserting that over the past decade it has stonewalled international demands to allow scrutiny of its nuclear programs. (Photo by Majid Saeedi/Getty Images)

US, EU Accuse Iran Of Ongoing Nuclear Defiance And Deception

The U.S. accused Iran of deception and defiance Wednesday, asserting that over the past decade it has stonewalled international demands to allow scrutiny of its nuclear programs.

06/05/2013

Diplomats say Iran has tripled installations of high-tech machines at its main enrichment facility to more than 600 in three months — machines that could be used in a nuclear weapons program. (Photo by Majid Saeedi/Getty Images)

Diplomats: Iran Has Tripled Amount Of High-Tech Nuclear Installations

Diplomats say Iran has tripled installations of high-tech machines at its main enrichment facility to more than 600 in three months — machines that could be used in a nuclear weapons program.

04/17/2013

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