Some fear that the debate in Britain over whether to renew its nuclear submarine fleet could further strain the special US-UK relationship. Instead, it provides an opportunity for Americans and Britons to take a fresh, pragmatic look at nuclear strategy in the 21st century.
India aircraft carrier INS Vikrant makes New Delhi only the fifth country to build its own.
In his speech today in Berlin, President Obama called for the US and Russia to cut their strategic nuclear arsenals by a third. But the proposal may meet a chilly reception in Moscow.
The US Department of Defense is carefully monitoring the growth of China’s military. These four items are currently at the top of their list.