This Is The Way The World Ends (Scenario Planning)
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
>> 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.