Mattis Sticks With Current US Nuclear Framework
9/13/2017 12:52 PM EST
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Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says he's become convinced that the U.S. must keep all three parts of its nuclear force — rather than eliminate one of them, as he once suggested.
That force consists of land-based missiles — known as intercontinental ballistic missiles — as well as missiles launched from submarines and from planes.
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