Trump Releases Letter From Putin Amid Talk Of Nuclear Arms Race - Huffington Post

Facing scrutiny over his apparent embrace of nuclear proliferation, Donald Trump's transition team on Friday released a week-old note from Russian President Vladimir Putin wishing the president-elect happy holidays and laying the groundwork for ...and more »

Putin Says Democrats Sore Losers, Praises Trump - Huffington Post

Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during his annual end-of-year news conference in Moscow, Russia, December 23, 2016. 3.9k. 800. Vladimir Putin praised U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Friday, saying he had his finger on the pulse of U.S. ...and more »

Donald Trump Has A Theory On Nukes. His Team Has Several Others. - Huffington Post

It's tough to figure out just what Donald Trump's position on nuclear weapons is. Maybe the president-elect wants it that way. 3.9k. 780. The primary pursuit of any communications operation is message discipline ― the ability to speak in a consistent ...and more »

Nuke Experts Say Trump's Tweet Is 'A Very Bad Sign' - Huffington Post

Back in August, nuclear experts told us that the idea of a nuclear-armed President Donald Trump had them on the edge. With Trump now officially headed to the White House and still using Twitter to offer vague policy announcements, their fears are no ...and more »

Trump's Nuclear Weapons Tweet, Translated and Explained - New York Times

The last time the United States declared its nuclear weapons policy, in 2010, it required a year of deliberation and a fussed-over 64-page report to set it out. President-elect Donald J. Trump appears to have done so in only 140 characters, forcing ...and more »

Putin press conference: don't blame me for Democrats' election loss – as it happened - The Guardian

Vladimir Putin answers a question during his annual press conference in Moscow. Photograph: Yuri Kochetkov/EPA. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing options; Share on LinkedIn · Share on Pinterest · Share on ...and more »

Aides scramble to clarify Trump's abrupt tweet about nukes - CBS News

Every president since Ronald Reagan has tried to reduce the world's atomic stockpile, reports CBS News correspondent Margaret Brennan. President Obama signed a treaty with Russia in 2010 pledging those types of reductions. But on Thursday ...and more »

Trump, Putin call for stronger nuclear arsenals -

US currently has an estimated arsenal of about 7,000 nuclear warheads, second only to Russia with a few hundred more. 23 Dec 2016 12:28 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social ...and more »

Trump, Promising Arms Race, Could Set World on Uncertain Path - New York Times

President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia could loosen restrictions on the use of nuclear weapons in response to a new arms race. Credit Natalia Kolesnikova/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. If President-elect Donald J. Trump meant what he said, then ...and more »

Trump Says US Would 'Outmatch' Rivals in a New Nuclear Arms Race - New York Times

President-elect Donald J. Trump, with Michael T. Flynn, his national security adviser, spoke to reporters at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., on Wednesday. Credit Kevin D. Liles for The New York Times. WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — President-elect ...and more »