US Strategic Command Apologizes For New Years Bomb Tweet

Jan 01, 2019 - Time Magazine

The US Strategic Command has apologized for a controversial New Year’s Eve tweet in which it said “if ever needed, we are #ready to drop something much, much bigger” than the Times Square New Year’s Eve Ball.

The Strategic Command later deleted the tweet and issued an apology in its place. “Our previous NYE tweet was in poor taste & does not reflect our values,” the Strategic Command wrote. “We apologize. We are dedicated to the security of America & allies.”

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