nuclear weapon

“Mother” should not be used to describe a bomb, Pope says

MILAN, May 7 – Pope Francis on Saturday criticised the naming of the U.S. military’s biggest non-nuclear explosive as “the Mother of All Bombs”, saying the word “mother” should not be used in reference to a deadly weapon. The U.S. Air Force dropped such a bomb, officially designated as the GBU-43 Massive Ordnance Air Blast

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British Lawmakers Back Renewal of Trident Nuclear Deterrent

By Michael Holden and Kylie MacLellan LONDON, July 18 – Lawmakers voted strongly on Monday to renew Britain’s ageing nuclear weapons system, a multibillion-pound project regarded as key to maintaining the country’s status as a world power following its vote to leave the European Union. Despite opposition from the pro-independence Scottish National Party (SNP) and

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