The nuclear posture review: a product of 20th century

Last week, senior officials of the Defence, State and Energy Departments presented the 2018 Nuclear Posture Review (NPR). However, a great opportunity was lost. Instead of a serious evaluation whether or not the current Triad should be kept or modified, the NPR simply assumed continuing the current structure. Key recommendations followed respecting the limits imposed by the New Start Treaty of 1550 deployable warheads for both Russia and the US