War alert: US could use nuclear weapons for ‘decisive results' - shock deleted document
Via: larry-hampton • 4 months ago • 14 comments
THE US military appeared to suggest it would consider using nuclear weapons for “decisive results” and to create “stability” in a document that has since been deleted.
The document, which was called “Nuclear Weapons: Planning and Targeting”, was published last week by the Joint Chiefs of Staff. It was taken down from the Pentagon’s website soon after, but a copy had been preserved by the federation of American Scientist. One passage said: “Using nuclear weapons could create conditions for decisive results and the restoration of strategic stability.