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Why is Britain's Nuclear Weapons Infrastructure Being Upgraded?

If Britain takes seriously its "unequivocal undertaking... to accomplish the total elimination of [its] nuclear arsenal" as pledged in May 2000, as part of its obligations under the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT), why is the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) holding open the option to design and
make new nuclear weapons for its arsenal?

For the rest of this article see, Disarmament Diplomacy, Issue No. 76, March/April 2004

http://www.acronym.org.uk/dd/dd76/76news03.htm