LWI - Land Warfare

With Russia and China in mind, US nuclear review calls for low-yield weapons

2nd February 2018 - 19:30 GMT | by Ashley Roque in Washington DC


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The Pentagon has unveiled the official version of its Nuclear Posture Review, which calls for a revival of nuclear sea-launched cruise missiles and a less powerful ballistic missile warhead that can be launched from submarines.

Citing Russian and Chinese efforts to modernise and expand their portfolio of nuclear weapons, the unclassified ...

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