24 ianuarie 2021

No Use

armscontrolwonk.com

Quote of the week:“Of course I’ve got lawyers. They are like nuclear weapons, I’ve got em ’cause everyone else has. But as soon as you use them they screw everything up.” – Danny DeVitoWhat’s the most sensible U.S. declaratory policy for the circumstances governing the possible use of nuclear weapons in a deep crisis or in limited warfare?Washington’s answer during the Cold War was a straightforward affirmation of first use. The conventional order of battle in Central Europe tilted in Moscow’s [...]