Islamic State terror group may have developed a nuclear device by using radioactive uranium stolen from Iraq's Mosul University after seizing control of the city last June, a British media report says.
A US atom bomb nearly exploded in 1961 over North Carolina that would have been 260 times more powerful than the device that devastated Hiroshima, according to a declassified document published in a British newspaper on Friday.
Intelligence suggests Iran worked on testing a key atomic bomb component as recently as 2007, diplomats said on Monday, a finding which if proven would clash with Iran`s assertion its nuclear work is for civilian use.
A confidential analysis by staff of the UN nuclear watchdog has concluded that Iran has acquired "sufficient information to be able to design and produce" an atom bomb, The New York Times reported on Saturday.
The local court here today said
that 10 of 13 plaintiffs were suffering from radiation-related
diseases, an after effect of 1945 atomic bombings in the
cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki by US during World War II.