Third Nuclear Age

An evolving period of world history, which began with the collapse of the Soviet Union, and is characterised by the danger of nuclear weapon use by rogue nations or terrorists
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Denton, "The Third Nuclear Age: How I Learned to Start Worrying About the Clean Bomb," Research Report (Maxwell AFB, AL: Air War College, 2013), 7; Central Intelligence Agency, Intelligence Memorandum: Evidence of Russian Development of new Sub-Kiloton Warheads (Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, August 30, 2000), 3.