PBS NewsHour

Does Trump’s nuclear plan increase the chance of conflict?

Clip: 02/02/2018 | 9m 31s

The Trump administration's blueprint for America's arsenal continues the Obama administration's plans to rebuild all nuclear submarines, aircraft and missiles, but also calls for deploying new capabilities. Critics say the plan will spark a new arms race. Nick Schifrin gets two views from Jon Wolfsthal of the Nuclear Crisis Group and Rebeccah Heinrichs of the Hudson Institute.

Aired: 02/02/18

Rating: NR

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