New Trump Administration Policy Could Strengthen Role And Use of Nuclear Weapons


  • Publication date: 13/01/2018
  • Duration: 0:42
  • Category: News

President Donald Trump’s administration could pursue development of new nuclear weaponry and explicitly leave open the possibility of nuclear retaliation for major non-nuclear attacks, if a leaked draft policy document becomes reality. The Pentagon did not comment on the document. It prompted sharp criticism from arms control experts, who voiced concerns it could raise the risks of nuclear war.

Tags: Nuclear Weapon, Nuclear Proliferation, Nuclear Strategies, Treaty On The Non-Proliferation Of Nuclear Weapons, No First Use, Nuclear Arms Race, President Donald Trump