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|'A recent study prepared for the Department of Defense observed that 'The world sees us as shifting from nuclear weapons for deterrence and as a weapon of last resort to nuclear weapons for war fighting and first use,' write three arms control specialists. 'This perception gives emerging world powers another reason to feel threatened by the United States and may embolden aspiring powers to seek their own nuclear weapons.'|
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