America Has Dropped 1,032 Nuclear Weapons (On Itself)

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The National Interest—Kyle Mizokami Security, In the form of nuclear tests.  During the early years of nuclear testing it was anticipated that nuclear weapons would be used on the battlefield, and that the Army and Marine Corps had better get used to operating on a “nuclear battlefield.” During the 1952 Big Shot test, 1,700 ground troops took shelter in trenches just seven thousand yards from the thirty-three-kiloton explosion. After the test, the troops conducted a simulated assault that took them to within 160...

Madrid drops first points in La Liga in 1-1 draw at Bilbao. BILBAO, Spain (AP) - Real Madrid dropped its first points in the Spanish league after being held at Athletic Bilbao to 1-1 on Saturday.Madrid needed...