Nuclear War

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A hypothetical war in which two or more belligerents each intentionally deploy at least one nuclear weapon
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I came here to alert this court to our government's preparations for waging nuclear war.
would emerge from a nuclear war in discernibly better shape than the Soviet Union.
Finally, such a move would be a concrete demonstration that the superpowers are serious about avoiding the nonnuclear hostilities that could lead to nuclear war.
But does that mean there is no cause for worry about a nuclear war in South Asia?
This is the old fantasy that you can safely fight a "limited" nuclear war in some distant part of the world without risking major damage to the homeland.
While he said the strength of institutions will help prevent Trump from succeeding, Soros counted nuclear war and climate change as greater threats to civilization.
The theory of MAD argues that the use of nuclear weapons is an irrational decision because the mighty belligerents know the destructive consequences of a nuclear war, as both rivals would not be able to survive the war.
We're actually closer, in my view, to a nuclear war with North Korea and in that region than we have ever been.
Starting a nuclear war is suicidal, and Kim Jong-un understands this.
ISLAMABAD -- National Security Adviser Lt Gen (retd) Nasser Janjua has said that India is persistently threatening Pakistan with conventional war which can trigger nuclear war in the region.
He said the situation was even more threatening than the Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962, when the US under president John F Kennedy and Nikita Khrushchev's Soviet Union came to the brink of nuclear war.
In a commentary that appeared in state-run newspaper, Rodong Sinmun, North Korea's Foreign Ministry said the five-day military drill was "all out provocation against" the country, and it may lead to nuclear war "at any moment".

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