Nuclear Newswire
October 20, 2017
NORTH KOREA
Alexander Smith |  NBC News | October 19, 2017

Vipin Narang and Ankit Panda | War on the Rocks | October 16, 2017

IRAN
Office of the Press Secretary | October 13, 2017
 
Iran Front Page News | October 16, 2017
 
Michael Krepon |Arms Control Wonk | October 14, 2017
 
NUCLEAR POWER INDUSTRY
Matthew le Cordeur | Fin24 | October 19 , 2017

Incoming Energy Minister David Mahlobo is the third person to hold the post this year, amid problems with the country's nuclear plant procurement program.
 
Xinhua | October 17, 2017 

A cutting-edge domestic steam generator using a domestically developed third-generation reactor design is on its way to the Fuqing Nuclear Plant in Fujian.  
 
John Siciliano | Washington Examiner | October 9 , 2017
 
Energy Secretary Rick Perry's idea of small portable nuclear power plants is not new--nor the stuff of science fiction.   
OPPORTUNITIES
 
The Stanton Nuclear Security Fellowship Program offers younger scholars studying nuclear security issues the opportunity to spend a period of twelve months at the Council on Foreign Relations' (CFR) offices in New York or Washington, DC, conducting policy-relevant research. The application deadline is December 15

 
The Doreen and Jim McElvany Nonproliferation Challenge will recognize the most outstanding new ideas and policy proposals  published in Volume 25 (2018) of the  Nonproliferation ReviewThe Challenge will award prizes of $5,000, $3,000, and $1,000. The deadline is July 6, 2018, but the editors encourage authors to submit early. See the website for full details.
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