This Is The Way The World Ends (Scenario Planning)

Jeff Bone
Mon, 17 Mar 2003 14:12:42 -0600

On Monday, Mar 17, 2003, at 14:05 US/Central, Jeff Bone wrote:

> On Monday, Mar 17, 2003, at 13:28 US/Central, Joseph S Barrera III 
> wrote:
>> Do you really think we would/will use
>> tactical nukes in this war? I doubt it.
> We've stated that we may use nukes in retaliation to any WMD attacks 
> by Hussein.
> But:  I doubt we would initiate any sort of nuclear exchange, tactical 
> or strategic.  If you'll note, in none of my suggested FLASHPOINTS do 
> we actually initiate the nuclear phase of conflict.

Sorry, I was vague about this:  I don't think we'd initiate things 
except in response to WMD attacks by Hussein, as noted above.