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Iran could make the bomb within 10 months: experts

Iran could produce enough weapons-grade uranium to make an atomic bomb within two to four months and then would need an additional eight to 10 months to build the device.

Iran could make the bomb within 10 months: experts
Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi. ©REUTERS
Iran warns against Syrian use of chemical weapons

Iran on Monday added its voice to warnings against Syria ever using chemical weapons in its increasingly large-scale war with anti-government insurgents.

Iran warns against Syrian use of chemical weapons
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Syrian regime plans to use chemical weapons: report

The Syrian regime plans to deploy chemical weapons against its own people "as a last resort", the former head of Syria's chemical arsenal told The Times newspaper in an interview published Wednesday.

Syrian regime plans to use chemical weapons: report
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Syrian army tested chemical weapons system: German press

The Syrian army has tested a chemical weapons delivery system, firing shells at a research centre in its northwestern desert region, the German magazine Der Spiegel reported Monday citing "witnesses".

Syrian army tested chemical weapons system: German press
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Senator Altynbayev precludes weapons leak from Kazakhstan arsenals to terrorists

Kazakhstan arsenals and armories are well protected and equipped with alarm systems: Senator Altynbayev.

Senator Altynbayev precludes weapons leak from Kazakhstan arsenals to terrorists
Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah. ©REUTERS
Lebanon's Hezbollah denies possessing chemical weapons

The leader of the powerful Lebanese Shiite Muslim movement Hezbollah, Hassan Nasrallah, on Monday denied that his group possessed chemical weapons.

Lebanon's Hezbollah denies possessing chemical weapons
British Prime Minister David Cameron and US President Barack Obama. ©REUTERS/Bob Strong
US, Britain warn Syria against chemical weapon threat

British Prime Minister David Cameron and US President Barack Obama warned they would be forced to consider a new course of action if Syria threatens to use chemical weapons on rebel fighters.

US, Britain warn Syria against chemical weapon threat
Former Blackwater fined $7.5 mn over US arms case
Former Blackwater fined $7.5 mn over US arms case

The security firm formerly known as Blackwater has agreed to pay a fine of $7.5 million to avoid US prosecution for smuggling arms, the Justice Department said in a statement Tuesday.

Former Blackwater fined $7.5 mn over US arms case
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Libya's abandoned weapons put civilians at risk: report

Abandoned weapons that were once part of toppled dictator Moamer Kadhafi's arsenal pose an ongoing and serious threat to civilians in Libya.

Libya's abandoned weapons put civilians at risk: report
UN arms talks end without deal
UN arms talks end without deal

UN negotiations to draft the first international treaty on the multi-billion-dollar arms trade have ended without a deal, with some diplomats blaming the US for the deadlock.

UN arms talks end without deal
Syria rebels say chemical weapons moved to borders
Syria rebels say chemical weapons moved to borders

Syrian rebels have accused strongman Bashar al-Assad of moving chemical weapons to the country's borders, after his beleaguered regime said it would use its stockpiles if attacked.

Syria rebels say chemical weapons moved to borders
US warns Syria against using chemical weapons
US warns Syria against using chemical weapons

US President Barack Obama has warned Syrian strongman Bashar al-Assad it would be a "tragic mistake" to unleash chemical weapons, after Damascus admits it has a stockpile and will use them if attacked.

US warns Syria against using chemical weapons
Assad will use chemical weapons: top defector
Assad will use chemical weapons: top defector

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad will use chemical weapons against opposition forces and may have already deployed them, Nawaf Fares.

Assad will use chemical weapons: top defector
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Japan customs say pens need weapons import licence

Japanese customs officials who impounded 200 pens more than a year ago said Friday the writing implements needed a weapons import licence because they were shaped like bullets.

Japan customs say pens need weapons import licence
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Sonic cannons will be deployed in London for Olympics

Sound cannons will be deployed in London during Summer Olympic Games to serve as loudspeakes and security device.

Sonic cannons will be deployed in London for Olympics
tank support fighting vehicle. ©RIA Novosti
Kazakhstan considers ordering additional batch of Russian Terminators

Uralvagonzavod is counting on Kazakhstan’s purchase of an additional batch of Terminator tank support fighting vehicles.

Kazakhstan considers ordering additional batch of Russian Terminators
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PHOTO: Weaponry exhibition timed to May 9 kicks off in Almaty

Military equipment from two regional military posts has been brought to Almaty 28 Panfilov Heroes Memorial Park last night.

PHOTO: Weaponry exhibition timed to May 9 kicks off in Almaty
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Russia to help Kazakhstan modernize Armed Forces

Kazakhstan is significantly modernizing its Armed Forces and Russia is ready to offer its’ most up-to-date armor.

Russia to help Kazakhstan modernize Armed Forces
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Members of criminal group apprehended in Temirtau with weapons and drugs

Over 40 kg of marijuana and weapons have been seized from six members of an organized criminal group in Temirtau.

Members of criminal group apprehended in Temirtau with weapons and drugs
Kazakhstan policemen to get non-lethal weapons
Kazakhstan policemen to get non-lethal weapons

Kazakhstan policemen will be armed with additional non-lethal weapons.

Kazakhstan policemen to get non-lethal weapons