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The Key to Realizing Trump’s Nuclear Dream is the CTBT

Toward A Nuclear Free World | IDN-InDepthNews
March 10, 2017
By Brenna Gautam

WASHINGTON, D.C. (IDN) - "It would be wonderful, a dream would be that no country would have nukes,” President Donald Trump announced, “but if countries are going to have nukes, we're going to be at the top of the pack." The announcement can be neatly split in two. The first, wistful for nuclear disarmament, falls in line with the history of Republican successes in arms reductions: while Democrats since Kennedy have frequently proposed reductions, it has been Republican administrations that ultimately put these into effect.
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