Oversight of the US Nuclear Arsenal

Questions of command and control are circulating. The former US Director of National Intelligence goes on record to worry about the President’s access to nuclear codes. Erratic decisions, speeches, and behavior of the US Commander in Chief are continuing to produce concern as the public and international community react

 

 

News of the World / US Politics

 

August 24, 2017

8:50 PM EST

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Daily Mail

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