Hagel: U.S. should give up nukes before rogue nations

Before dealing with the nuclear arsenals of rogue nations, the U.S. and Russia must first lead the effort by phasing out their own nuclear weapons, argued Chuck Hagel in largely unreported remarks during a 2009 Al Jazeera interview. Al Jazeera host Riz Khan asked Hagel to address the disarmament of “rogue” states – referring to Iran and North Korea. Before dealing with the nuclear arsenals of rogue nations, the U.S. and Russia must first lead Continue Reading →