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Sun, 2017-09-03
North Korea’s state media announced on September 3, 2017, that it has successfully tested a hydrogen bomb. While many analysts believe that the claims should be treated with caution, there is nonetheless evidence that North Korea’s nuclear capabilities are significantly advancing.
Mon, 2017-08-28
On August 22, 2017, the Prime Ministers of Jordan and the Czech Republic signed a Cooperation Agreement in Prague on the peaceful uses of nuclear energy. In accordance with the Agreement, Jordan and the Czech Republic will cooperate in mining uranium and extracting phosphate, in addition to generating electricity and desalinating water.
Mon, 2017-08-07
The Saab group, in partnership with the Kuwait National Guard and Bader Sultan & Bros, have opened the world’s first fully integrated CBRN defense center, covering the country with both fixed and mobile sensor units.
Fri, 2017-07-28
The Democratic People’s Republic of North Korea (DPRK) has reportedly tested a second successful launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).
Thu, 2017-07-20
The Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST Network), is now accepting applications for its next boot camp in Amman, Jordan, which will take place August 27-30, 2017.
Fri, 2017-07-07
At a July 7 United Nations conference, 122 countries adopted the first treaty that outright bans nuclear weapons, an initiative led by the delegations of Austria, Brazil, Mexico, South Africa, and New Zealand.
Thu, 2017-07-06
The United States Department of Homeland Security and Federal Bureau of Investigation have released a joint report warning of the threat of hackers on various computer network systems within nuclear power stations and other energy facilities.
Tue, 2017-07-04
The Democratic People’s Republic of North Korea (DPRK) has reportedly tested a successful launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). The missile, named the “Hwasong 14”, would make the DPRK the seventh country to possess an ICBM, behind the United States, the United Kingdom, France, China, Russia, and India.
Thu, 2017-06-22
On June 18th, 2017, the Iranian Revolutionary Guards launched six surface-to-surface missiles at Syria's eastern Deir Ez-Zor area, targeting ISIS command centers, logistic sites and suicide car bomb factories.
Tue, 2017-06-06
On June 1, 2017, Jordan signed its second Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018-2022. This CPF defines priority development needs for Jordan and technical cooperation activities between Jordan and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). Six priority areas were also identified, including a nuclear power plant, research reactors, a regulatory framework, the production of radiopharmaceuticals, uranium extraction, and water resource management.