In the current climate of budgetary restrictions, it is fair to question the weight of military nuclear defence spending. Upon examination, however, nuclear deterrence has numerous military, industrial, and technological benefits. It is, in fact, totally intertwined with the other elements of our defence system.
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Fallout: the defence, industrial and technological benefits of nuclear deterrence
Note de la FRS n°14/2015
Bruno Tertrais, June 1, 2015