November 03, 2015

Elbridge Colby before the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces

By Elbridge Colby

Elbridge Colby, Robert M. Gates senior fellow, testified before the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces on adapting U.S. nuclear strategy and posture to a more contested and competitive world.

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