Donald Trump Called For a Nuclear Arms Race With Other Countries
Overview of this ControversyDate Originated:
December of 2016Categories: Nuclear Weapons
& Donald TrumpDonald Trump upended years of American foreign policy concerning nuclear weapons development by calling for a new arms race. Trump started the controversy by tweeting that "the United States must greatly strengthen and expand its nuclear capability until such time as the world comes to its senses regarding nukes." When asked to clarify his comments he doubled down and said "[l]et it be an arms race. We will outmatch them at every pass and outlast them all."Source: http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/trump-tweets-apparent-call-more-us-nuclear-weapons-n6...