The Arms Control Association will host a briefing with a group of top experts to analyze the implications of the new Trump nuclear strategy.
U.S. nuclear launch protocol has important virtues and serious liabilities. Major changes are needed to constrain a president who would seek to initiate the first use of nuclear weapons without apparent cause and to prevent him or her from being pushed into making nuclear retaliatory decisions in haste.
Trump’s threats spark first such hearing on president’s nuclear launch power in 40 years.
Stratcom Completes ‘Global Thunder’
Over the past year, cavalier and reckless statements from President Donald Trump about nuclear weapons and his threat to unleash “fire and fury” against North Korea have heightened fears about Cold War-era policies and procedures that put the authority to launch nuclear weapons in his hands alone.
Is it time to remove the nuclear bombs stored at Incirlik?
A new study published by CBO highlights the skyrocketing cost to sustain and upgrade U.S. nuclear forces and outlines several options to maintain a credible deterrent at less cost.