In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- There's no harm in having second-strike capability, just don't use it.
- It is pursuing second-strike capability via sub-launched missiles.
- In a throwback to Cold War parlance, this is called ‘assured retaliation, second strike capability’.
- Last month it ordered two nuclear submarines from Germany in order to let Tehran know it has second-strike capacity should Tel Aviv be hit.
- Mofaz was inspecting the refitting of an Israeli Dolphin-class submarine, which experts say could be armed with nuclear missiles, giving Israel a second-strike capability if it were attacked with weapons of mass destruction.
- Yet even as the bomber forces were being built, another technology was offering more assurance of a second-strike capability: the long-range ballistic missile.
- India however has always maintained caution, forever urging the international community to accept Pakistan as a state sponsor of terrorism, and at all times upheld its second-strike policy.
- With the raising of this division, the architecture of India's nuclear second strike capability is clearer.
- Leaders from both countries have spoken openly about the obscenity of ‘first strikes’ or ‘second strikes’, and their willingness to use nuclear warheads.
- Lo Chih-cheng, a political analyst at the Institute for National Policy Research, expressed a wish that the US would help Taiwan develop its second-strike capability against Chinese attacks.
- Then the hangars could be emptied for a second strike, and afterwards planes could be recovered to be rearmed and refueled.
- The key to deterrence is a second-strike capacity - the ability to absorb an attack on one's nuclear arsenal and still mount a nuclear response.
- The old generals on TV talk of first strike and second-strike capabilities as though they're discussing a family board game.
- This in turn required each side to possess a guaranteed second-strike capability, one which could survive the opponent's massive, and possibly unanticipated, first strike.
- Capable of remaining submerged, nuclear-capable submarines would be the most difficult of the nuclear-delivery platforms to detect and engage, which enhances their relevance as a credible second-strike capability.
- The value of second-strike capability is debatable.
- Defining ‘unacceptable damage’: According to the logic of nuclear deterrence thinking, it is not enough to have a second-strike capacity that survives a possible first strike.
- An air dropped bomb is perhaps the farthest from a second strike weapon on the subcontinent.
- The Pentagon drew up a second strike plan, and the White House again killed it.
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