Although policy makers worry about the use of weapons of mass destruction against the United States, we should recognize that terrorist organizations have shown a remarkable tendency to fall back on well-tested conventional methods of attack. … Deterrence, when measured against prevention, still maintains enough credibility to prevent rogue states from sharing nuclear weapons with terrorists.
Research Article| December 01 2003
Nuclear Terrorism: Why Deterrence Still Matters
Current History (2003) 102 (668): 426–431.
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Jasen J. Castillo; Nuclear Terrorism: Why Deterrence Still Matters. Current History 1 December 2003; 102 (668): 426–431. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2003.102.668.426
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