Section: Nuclear

      USA will respond to any use of nuclear weapons by Russia
      Oct17

      USA will respond to any use of nuclear weapons by Russia

      The National security adviser of the USA noted on October 16, 2022, that the United States planned to respond to Russia’s use of nuclear weapons regardless of what form this violation takes. Source: The National security adviser of the USA Jake Sullivan Jake Sullivan was asked whether the US response would be different if Russia used only...

      There is a progress towards the creation of a safety zone around Ukraine’s nuclear plant, – IAEA
      Oct14

      There is a progress towards the creation of a safety zone around Ukraine’s nuclear plant, – IAEA

      The Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency, Rafael Grossi, announced the progress in creating a protective zone around Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant on Twitter on October 14, 2022, after his visits to the Russian Federation and Ukraine. Source: IAEA Director General Rafael Grossi “Arriving in Poland on...

      Any use of nuclear weapons by Russia in Ukraine would have severe consequences, – NATO
      Oct14

      Any use of nuclear weapons by Russia in Ukraine would have severe consequences, – NATO

      The Secretary General of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), Jens Stoltenberg, said during a press conference in Brussels that Russia’s use of nuclear weapons against Ukraine would indicate that an important line has been crossed. Source: NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg “It will have severe consequences if Russia...

      IAEA Director General is on way to Ukraine after Russian President annexed Ukraine’s nuclear plant
      Oct06

      IAEA Director General is on way to Ukraine after Russian President annexed Ukraine’s nuclear plant

      The Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Rafael Grossi, announced on October 5, 2022, that he had gone to Ukraine’s capital Kyiv for negotiations on the situation at the Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant. Source: Director General of the IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency) Rafael Grossi “On our way to...

      Russian troops mined 2 power units of Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant
      Oct05

      Russian troops mined 2 power units of Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant

      The Head of the State Inspectorate for Nuclear Regulation of Ukraine (2017–2021) said on October 4, 2022, that it was difficult to predict the actions of Russian troops because they even allowed the detonation of mines on the territory of the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant in the south of Ukraine. Source: Hryhorii Plachkov, the Head of the...

      Nuclear blackmail of Russia will not affect NATO’s support for Ukraine
      Oct01

      Nuclear blackmail of Russia will not affect NATO’s support for Ukraine

      The Secretary-General of the North Atlantic Alliance, Jens Stoltenberg, rejected Russia’s threats to use nuclear weapons, stressing that they do not affect either the Alliance’s support for Ukraine or its right to liberate occupied territories. He said this at a press conference on September 30, 2022. Source: NATO Secretary-General...

      IAEA will send nuclear safety equipment to Ukraine
      Sep30

      IAEA will send nuclear safety equipment to Ukraine

      The International Atomic Energy Agency reported on September 29, 2022, about the delivery of a new batch of equipment to Ukraine as part of efforts to promote nuclear and physical safety during the Russian-Ukrainian war. Source: IAEA Director General Rafael Grossi According to the Director General of the IAEA, Rafael Grossi, Ukraine received the...

      White House proposes to Congress to give Ukraine $35M to support nuclear security
      Sep28

      White House proposes to Congress to give Ukraine $35M to support nuclear security

      On September 28, 2022, it became known, that the White House turned to the US Congress with a proposal to include $35 million for measures to support nuclear security in Ukraine in the draft law on short-term state funding. Source: Representative of the US administration US officials and their international partners are on high alert due to the...

      IAEA began negotiations with USA on the creation of safety zone around Ukraine’s nuclear plant
      Sep26

      IAEA began negotiations with USA on the creation of safety zone around Ukraine’s nuclear plant

      Director General of the IAEA Rafael Grossi reported on September 26, 2022, on his Twitter, that representatives of the US State Department participated in the negotiations regarding the creation of a safety zone around the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant. Source: Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Rafael Grossi The...

      US warned Moscow about “catastrophic consequences” in the event of the use of nuclear weapons
      Sep26

      US warned Moscow about “catastrophic consequences” in the event of the use of nuclear weapons

      US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said in an interview on September 25, 2022, that the US had a clear plan of action in case Russia uses nuclear weapons against Ukraine. Washington privately informed Moscow of the likely consequences “at a very high level.” Source: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken  “We have been very...