Obama administration embraces major new nuclear weapons cut

By R. Jeffrey Smith

Officials back a new targeting plan and a one-third reduction in the U.S. arsenal.

Excerpts from this story referencing "U.S. military":

"… ministration officials have agreed that the number of nuclear warheads the U.S. military deploys could be cut by at least a third without harming national security …"

"… ording to Hans Kristensen, a nuclear arms expert at FAS. A decade ago, the U.S. military was targeting 660 Russian missile silos with multiple warheads, he said; n …"