All of the nuclear weapon states support the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) “in principle,” including those that are not parties to it. But they justify their continued possession of nuclear weapons with the specious argument that they have “special” security needs, which can only be satisfied with nuclear weapons.
Archive for October, 2007
There is Precious Little Science Behind the RRW
Former Senator Sam Nunn says the Bush administration’s plan to build a brand new nuclear warhead will be “misunderstood by our allies; exploited by our adversaries; complicate our work to prevent the spread and use of nuclear weapons and…make resolution of the Iran and North Korea challenges all […]