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Countering China’s nuclear threat: The cost to play is cheaper than the cost of sitting out (Rep. Rob Wittman, Defense News)

On Dec. 25, 1991, the Soviet flag was lowered from the Kremlin and replaced with the new flag of Russia. The world breathed a collective sigh of relief. Behind us were the days of the “duck and cover” drills — the exercise in anxiety that Americans conducted for decades. The bipolar world of competing nuclear titans gave way to the unipolar world we enjoy today.

Countering China’s nuclear threat: The cost to play is cheaper than the cost of sitting out (defensenews.com)