Nuclear Weapons

Nuclear threat still exists
Letters Queens Courier Staff 1/19/2012 at 4:59PM

As many potential hot spots in the world continue to simmer, are we really free of the threat of nuclear war? While the Cold War may be over, the possibility of nuclear war between the United States and Russia still very much exists. Do not think for one moment that both countries still do not have [...]

North Korean leader Kim Jong-il dies
News Jay Lane 12/18/2011 at 11:19PM

North Korean leader Kim Jong-il has died at the age of 69, state-run television has announced. Mr Kim, who has led the communist nation since the death of his father in 1994, died on a train while visiting an area outside the capital, the announcement said. He suffered a stroke in 2008 and was absent [...]

Nations must work together to maintain peace
Letters Queens Courier Staff 11/10/2011 at 5:28PM

The recent story in the news regarding the possibility of Israel taking military action against Iran does not bode well for the international community. If Israel chooses this course of action, it could have very dire consequences for the entire Middle East, and also the rest of the world. While no one wants to see Iran become [...]