2021-07-07: News Headlines

Anonymous007 (2021-07-07). Iran Says It Will Soon Produce Enriched Uranium Metal. southfront.org Click to see full-size image | On July 7th, Iran said that it would soon produce enriched uranium metal and that the country had earlier informed the United Nations nuclear watchdog of the move. | This was announced by Kazem Gharibabadi, Tehran's representative to the IAEA."Research and development regarding this issue with natural uranium began about three months ago. In the new process, a new fuel plate will be produced using 20% enriched uranium," Gharibabadi told reporters. | "This measure…

_____ (2021-07-07). Is Alternative Energy The Best Solution To Climate Catastrophe? popularresistance.org The world is threatened with environmental disaster and capitalists hope to make a killing off of it. Fossil fuel (FF) companies claim they are "environmentally friendly." Other corporations promote nuclear energy, hydro-power (dams), and solar and wind power as the best energy alternatives. | Yet environmentalists have known for decades that reduction of useless and harmful energy is the "greenest" form of energy available. Over 50 years ago, the first Earth Day recognized this with the slogan "Reduce; Reuse; Recycle." Today, corporate "environmentalism" chants "Recycle; Occasionally Reuse; and, Never Utter 'Red…

Raúl Zibechi (2021-07-07). China multiplica su arsenal nuclear de disuasión. globalizacion.ca Todo indica que China se está preparando para enfrentar desafíos mayores ante Occidente, para no verse arrastrada a una nueva derrota como sucedió en los siglos XIX y XX. Reforzar su poder parece ser el camino elegido. | Un informe de …

_____ (2021-07-06). For Nuclear Disarmament, the Long Run Is Here. commondreams.org "We absolutely have to get this monster out of power and reclaim Brazil," said one protester in Rio de Janeiro.

_____ (2021-07-06). Nations With Nukes Told to Agree 'A Nuclear War Cannot Be Won and Must Never Be Fought'. commondreams.org When politicians are no longer accountable to voters, they serve their most powerful and deep-pocketed donors, such as for-profit hospitals and the commercial health insurance and pharmaceutical industries.

_____ (2021-07-06). Warren and Khanna Demand Probe Into Undercounting of Civilians Killed by US Military. commondreams.org Twenty-five years ago, the International Court of Justice stated the obligation to negotiate the abolition of nuclear weapons. It's time for an accounting.

Rick Rozoff (2021-07-06). Pakistani-Turkish strategic military cooperation could portend nuclear alliance. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Pakistani-Turkish strategic military cooperation could portend nuclear alliance The chief of the Turkish Land Forces, General àúmit Dàºndar, met with Pakistan's General Qamar Javed Bajwa, chief of army staff, at the General Headquarters of the Pakistani army in Rawalpindi on July 5. The meeting centered on increasing military cooperation between the two nations, which has …

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