US regime discloses size of nuclear stockpile for first time since 2018

Source: The Hill

“The Biden administration on Tuesday disclosed the size of the U.S. nuclear stockpile for the first time since 2018, the Trump administration having refused to disclose the information for the past two years. According to the report provided by the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), the U.S has 3,750 warheads as of September 2020. … When the U.S. last disclosed the size of the nuclear stockpile in 2018, the size had been reported as 3,822 warheads in 2017.” [editor’s note: Per the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, the US and other nuclear powers have been obligated for more than 50 years now to “pursue nuclear disarmament aimed at the ultimate elimination of their nuclear arsenals.” Remember that when the US bellyaches about Iran’s regime, which has been, and remains, in compliance with its own NPT obligations – TLK] (10/06/21)