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Israel has nearly a hundred nuclear warheads, more than previously thought

The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) released a new report on Monday that claimed that Israel has nearly a hundred nuclear warheads, more than previously thought. The SIPRI report described Israel’s nuclear arsenal ...

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State dept official ousted after assisting arms sales to Saudis

A senior State Department official left the Trump administration after helping develop a plan that steered billions of dollars to the defense firm he once lobbied for, according to The ...

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Senators will try to block US arms sales to Saudis

A bipartisan group of senators will try to block the Trump administration’s use of emergency authority to sell arms to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, setting up a ...

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Saudi Arabia gave al Qaeda, Salafi militias and other factions in Yemen weapons

Saudi Arabia gave al Qaeda, Salafi militias and other factions in Yemen weapons

Saudi Arabia and its coalition gave al Qaeda, Salafi militias and other factions in Yemen weapons that were produced by the United States, CNN reported Monday. The weapons have also reportedly been captured by Iranian-backed ...

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Putin says if US builds missiles, so will Russia

Putin says if US builds missiles, so will Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned the United States that if it walks out of a key arms treaty and starts developing the type of missiles banned by it, Russia ...

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AMA endorses assault weapons ban

AMA endorses assault weapons ban

The country’s largest physician group on Tuesday endorsed a ban on assault weapons as part of a sweeping package of measures aimed at combating the epidemic of gun violence. Under pressure from ...

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Rick Scott to headline gun raffle 3 months after Parkland shooting

Rick Scott to headline gun raffle 3 months after Parkland shooting

ust three months after the deadly Parkland school shooting, Florida Gov. Rick Scott is slated to headline a GOP event featuring, of all things, a handgun giveaway. The Hillsborough County GOP announced this ...

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Gun rights advocates hold rallies in US state capitals

Gun rights advocates hold rallies in US state capitals

Gun rights supporters gathered in Atlanta and dozens of other U.S. state capitals Saturday at a time when many Americans are pressing for tougher restrictions on weapons. According to a ...

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Walmart employee turns in man charged with possessing weapons cache

Walmart employee turns in man charged with possessing weapons cache

A Walmart employee’s tip has led to a large weapons bust near a college campus in upstate New York. Federal authorities filed charges against Maximilien Reynolds, 19, on Friday for ...

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Trump’s support for new bill giving nationwide right to carry concealed weapons met with anger from anti-gun groups

Trump’s support for new bill giving nationwide right to carry concealed weapons met with anger from anti-gun groups

Donald Trump is supporting controversial new legislation that would give people a nationwide right to carry concealed weapons – a measure that has been opposed by police chiefs across the country. At the ...

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