“I cannot jeopardize the security and safety of my country . . . [by giving up nuclear weapons] on a unilateral basis in a world as dangerous as the one in which we live today.”
Wednesday, April 14, 2010
It seems that disarmanent is being sought as though it will bring world peace. In reality, when a sane country with a well founded fear of aggression arms itself well, it increases the likelihood of peace. Libya and North Korea, for instance are simply not as reliable as countries like Belgium and Sweden.