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Potential Targets in a Nuclear Attack

  • Strategic missile sites and military bases.
  • Centers of government such as Washington, D.C., and state capitals.
  • Important transportation and communication centers.
  • Manufacturing, industrial, technology and financial centers.
  • Petroleum refineries, electrical power plants and chemical plants.
  • Major ports and airfields.

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North Korea attacks South Korea

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama on Tuesday pledged the United States would stand “shoulder to shoulder” with South Korea after what the White House branded a provocative, outrageous attack by North Korea on its neighbor. Its options limited, the U.S. sought a diplomatic rather a military response to one of those most ominous clashes between the Koreas in decades
via Obama pledges US to defend its ally South Korea – Yahoo! News.

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US not safe from nuclear attack, say scientists.

The US government’s new strategy for nuclear war is a ‘dangerous fantasy’, according to an independent group of scientists.

The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists says that the current missile defense systems on which the April 2020 strategy is based have not been tested against real-world threats and would not be effective in real combat conditions.

via US not safe from nuclear attack, say scientists | TG Daily.

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by Stephen - November 6, 2010 at 7:05 pm

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Castro: Obama can avert impending nuclear holocaust.

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Cuba’s Fidel Castro took part in his first government function since he nearly died in 2006, repeating his apocalyptic warnings of a nuclear war that only President Barack Obama can avert as he spoke Saturday to a special session of parliament.

Read more: http://www.miamiherald.com/2010/08/07/1766036/fidel-castro-at-cuban-parliament.html#ixzz0wAJs7WAD

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Fires in Russia Threaten Chernobyl

Chernobyl disaster

Fires that are sweeping across Russia threaten to re-release nuclear contamination from the Chernobyl disaster into the air, but not in levels dangerous to human health, experts said Friday.

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China’s Dong Feng 21D Missle

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It has been reported that China is developing a weapon what analysts say is a game-changing weapon. Dong Fend 21D is an unparalleled carrier-blowing missile that could be launched from land with adequate precision to break through the defenses of even the most sophisticated moving aircraft carrier. It has been said by experts that Dong Feng 21D can hit its target with precision and accuracy at a distance of more than 1,500 kilometers (900 miles).

SOURCE: ALLVOICES

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