If incendiary bluster slides into military conflict, the populations of South Korea and Japan are in harm’s way.
Japan must be ready to defend itself when America’s nuclear deterrence fails.
"North Korea can build missiles faster than we can build defenses," one analyst warns.
Monday's missile test shouldn't come as a surprise, but it does signal alarming progress.
Kim Jong Un said the country's missile program was in its "last stage" earlier this month.
Sure, we've heard passing mention of some international issues -- say, whether Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump
We do NOT need a nuclear triad. The vague talk at the GOP debate is matched by similarly vague discussions about the triad at hearings and in official statements. This posturing inflates the value of these weapons and obscures their threat to our own security.
8. Acadians from all over the country come to see the Acadian Cross behind the Tante Blanche Museum in Madawaska. In the
The cold war is over is long gone, but the nuclear triad remains. And now, as the nuclear weapons built and deployed in the 1980s reach the end of their operational lives, the government is planning to not only maintain these weapons, but to build their replacements.
The astronomical funding required to replicate our Cold War arsenal does not square with the security threats in today's world. Nor will our conventional forces be able to withstand the cuts necessitated by the price burden of these nuclear delivery systems.