"...to pursue the day when these weapons do not exist..."
April 6, 2010 12:18 PM Subscribe
Full text of President Obama's statement.
This news comes just a week after the announcement of a new post-cold war strategic arms agreement which will be signed on Thursday (April 8th) between US President Obama and Russian President Medvedev. "Both countries have agreed to reduce strategic nuclear weapons by almost one-third and halve the number of delivery vehicles, such as missiles and bombers."
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Background on the 2010 Nuclear Posture Review
An issue brief via an "In Focus" page from the Nuclear Threat Initiative.
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The announcement is not sitting well with right-wing bloggers.
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