Reuters/Kim Hong - U.S. Air Force B-52 (C) flies over Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, South Korea, January 10, 2016
Long-range stand-off does not make sense, nor do its proposed numbers
May 26, 2016,
Steven Pifer argues that, while much of the U.S. nuclear weapons modernization program make sense, the planned long-range standoff nuclear-armed cruise missile does not. He writes that the United States should shelf the LRSO, and use the funds budgeted for it to boost more important systems.