Nuclear Weapons on Townhall

Paul Greenberg - Thu Oct 10

Nicole Bailey - Wed Oct 9

A bill attempting to authorize the use of America's full military force against Iran is being introduced to Congress on Thursday by Rep. Trent Franks (R-AZ), who is currently seeking a co-sponsor. ... more

Sarah Jean Seman - Wed Sep 25

Iran’s pursuit of chemical weapons will be a primary focus of American diplomacy in the coming term, President Barack Obama notified the United Nations General Assembly Tuesday. ... more

Jeff Jacoby - Sun Apr 21

IF KIM JONG UN thinks he can shake down Washington by threatening nuclear apocalypse, President Obama says, the belligerent North Korean dictator has another think coming. ... more

Night Watch - Sat Apr 20

The official public position remains unchanged in substance. China's persistence in supporting the Six Party talks' process for terminating North Korea's nuclear programs implies that the Chinese leaders have some expectation that North Korea can be persuaded to give up its nuclear programs. ... more

Night Watch - Fri Apr 19

Either North Korean Leaders genuinely do not want talks at this time, or they have made a statement of regarding their most extreme positions as an opening round and invitation for a reply. ... more

Cliff May - Thu Apr 18

Last year, the White House announced a “pivot” toward Asia, a “rebalancing” of what National Security adviser Tom Donilon called “all elements of U.S. power.” ... more

Night Watch - Thu Apr 18

North Koreans scientists and technicians have had the opportunity and fissile material to work on machining plutonium since at least 1993. If Pakistan can machine fissile material to make a warhead then the North Koreans, inferentially, can because North Koreans worked at Khan Labs for years after the 1998 Pakistani nuclear test to develop warheads for the Ghauri missile, also made by Khan Labs. ... more

Night Watch - Tue Apr 16

North Koreans celebrated Kim Il-sung's birthday without launching a missile, as of this Watch. The leadership rejected offers of talks proposed by the US and by the Republic of Korea. It also rejected negotiations over Kaesong, which remains idle. ... more

Washington, D.C. - Tue Apr 16

North Koreans celebrated the birthday of their first leader with little hint of the fiery language that has kept the international community fearful that a missile launch may be imminent. ... more

Ken Blackwell - Mon Apr 15

It’s a pity North Korea’s Kim Jong Un had to spoil the party this week. Rockers at the White House should not have had to listen to disturbing news stories about rattling sabers and missile launches ... more

Night Watch - Sat Apr 13

The calm reaction of the Allies to North Korean threats seems to confound the North Korean propagandists. A few excerpts are worth noting. ... more

Washington, D.C. - Fri Apr 12

President Obama on Thursday urged North Korea to end its brazen nuclear threats against the U.S. and its allies, warning the communist regime that his administration would "take all necessary steps" to protect American citizens. ... more

Washington, D.C. - Fri Apr 12

For the first time, a U.S. intelligence agency has said that North Korea has capability of adding nuclear weapon to tip of missile. ... more

Washington, D.C. - Tue Apr 9

The Iranian government opened its largest uranium mine and processing facility in the central part of the country. ... more

Washington, D.C. - Fri Apr 5

Six world powers have sat down at the negotiating table with Iran for talks they hope will make progress in curbing Tehran's nuclear progress. ... more

Pat Buchanan - Fri Apr 5

"If you see 10 troubles coming down the road, you can be sure that nine will run into the ditch before they reach you," said Calvin Coolidge, who ever counseled patience over the rash response. ... more

Washington, D.C. - Wed Apr 3

Seoul says North Korea is refusing to allow South Korean workers to enter a jointly-run factory park just across the border in North Korea. ... more

Phyllis Schlafly - Tue Apr 2

Thirty years ago, on March 23, 1983, Ronald Reagan made a television address calling on the United States to build an anti-missile defense. His rationale was compelling: Isn't it better to save American lives than to kill millions of the enemy? ... more

Washington, D.C. - Thu Mar 28

North Korea has cut off its last line of communication with the South and said that war could start at "any moment." ... more

Washington, D.C. - Wed Mar 27

The White House says North Korea's recent threats aimed at South Korea and the United States undermines international efforts to ensure peace and stability in North-East Asia. ... more

Pat Buchanan - Fri Mar 22

As President Obama departed for Israel, there came a startling report. Bashar Assad's regime had used poison gas on Syrian rebels. ... more

Ed Feulner - Mon Mar 18

“I can tell you that the United States is fully capable of defending against any North Korean ballistic missile attack.” That was White House spokesman Jay Carney, reacting to the third nuclear test this year by the self-styled “Democratic People’s Republic of Korea,” as well as a brash threat from Pyongyang to, well, nuke the United States. ... more

Washington, D.C. - Thu Mar 7

The White House says the U.S. is capable of defending itself after North Korea threatened a nuclear strike. It said the President does not have authority to use a drone to kill an American on U.S. soil if the citizen is not engaged in combat. ... more