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Pakistan seeks France’s cooperation in peaceful use of nuclear technology

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has sought France’s cooperation in peaceful use of nuclear technology and support for membership in the Nuclear Suppliers Group. The desire was conveyed to France during a meeting in Islamabad on Friday to discuss issues related to nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation. The French delegation was headed by Assistant Secretary of State for Strategic Affairs Nicolas Roche, while Ambassador Tasnim Aslam represented Pakistani side, The two sides had a detailed and constructive exchange of views on…

Japan, India sign controversial civil nuclear deal

TOKYO: Japan and India signed a civilian nuclear accord on Friday, opening the door for Tokyo to supply New Delhi with fuel, equipment and technology for nuclear power production, as India looks to atomic energy to sustain its rapid economic growth. It was the first time Japan, the only country to have suffered a nuclear attack, has concluded such a pact with a country that is not signatory to the Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty (NPT). The accord stipulates nuclear fuel and equipment provided can only be used for…