Fallout from Trumps Nuclear Tweet — Bob Aronson’s Viewpoint Reprise

No sane leader has ever suggested an increase in nuclear weapons since arms limitation talks began.

via Fallout from Trumps Nuclear Tweet — Bob Aronson’s Viewpoint Reprise

On Thursday, December 22 President Elect Donald Trump tweeted the following. “The United States must greatly strengthen and expand its nuclear capability until such time as the world comes to its senses regarding nukes.” 11:50 AM – 22 Dec 2016 In other words, “Go crazy until the world stops being crazy.”

No sane leader has ever suggested an increase in nuclear arms since the Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (START) began in 1982 between the then Soviet Union (and later Russia) and the United States. Those talks were aimed at reducing the Number of nuclear warheads and the missiles and bombers capable of carrying them.

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