quote:Originally posted by Claymation Quartermain: Do you think we will see the use of a nuclear weapon in war in our future?
Should the U.S. consider using a nuclear weapon even if the country provoking the U.S. only does so using conventional weapons of war?
Should using a nuclear weapon be an option in dealing with the North Korean?
Would a nuclear strike be an acceptable response to a non nuclear terrorist attack that saw massive casualties on U.S. soil?
Question two has already answered in 1945...
So that means that question one is yes.
3: The North Korean regime will stay in power at any cost, unless we talk to them. That is going to be far from easy, but taking the threat of Nuclear attack of them, off the table, would be a good first step.
4: Depends who attacks them and how. There was no one to attack in that manner the last time the US was attacked like that (September 11 2001).
The British satire Yes Minister/Prime Minister sort of answered the question in the 80s: