weapons of mass destruction

Conflict & Justice

WMD attack likely by 2013

It's likely that a weapon of mass destruction will be used somewhere in the world in the next five years. That's the takeaway from a new report released by the Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism.

Global Politics

Poland gets a visit from an angry Russian diplomat

Russian foreign minister, Sergei Lavrov, is expected to express Moscow's anger at the agreement by Poland to host part of the planned American missile defense system in Eastern Europe during a visit to Poland. The Russian military has warned that the installation could become a target for a nuclear strike.