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Old 05-15-2014, 12:40 PM   #31
mhgaffney
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Originally Posted by bronco militia View Post
this is a ridiculous argument....nevermind the hundreds of ICBM's in the US, and in Europe, the sea launched ICBM's, cruise missiles on B-52's, B-1's, and aboard other sea vessels. Putin has cried and b****ed about this missile shield for years and finally got his way with Obummer. Putin has been emboldened ever since.
I also believed that Obama had wisely canceled the Poland ABMs. I was wrong. According to the NY Times article I posted the US installed patriot ground to air missiles in Poland in 2010.

They can have no use other than to defend against a Russian nuclear counter attack- -- assuming a US nuclear first strike.

The US moved toward nuclear primacy during the GW Bush presidency. Check it out,
http://www.dartmouth.edu/~dpress/doc...Primacy_FA.pdf
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