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Why Nuclear Posture Review needs to get it right

May 02, 2017 - The Washington Times

Nuclear weapons, in the wrong hands, threaten the very existence of the U.S. And, yes, some of the "wrong hands" have them.

This is why it's absolutely critical that the Nuclear Posture Review (NPR), launched last week by the Defense Department, gets things right.

The review, a comprehensive reassessment of U.S. nuclear weapon policy and the capabilities needed to execute them will take months to complete. Done right, it will: guide the administration to strengthen U.S. nuclear dete...