Bruce Blair is president of the Center for Defense Information in Washington, DC. The Center does in-depth research on the social, economic, environmental, political and military components of international security. For more about him, see: http://www.cdi.org/aboutcdi/bruce_blair1.html
Aren't hair-trigger nuclear missiles a target for terrorists? ASK THIS | May 10, 2004 Q. True or false: Since they are no longer enemies, and haven't been for years, the United States and Russia no longer have launch-ready nuclear missiles pointed at each other. Answer: way false, and isn't this worth reporting on every now and then?