US discussed holding first nuclear test in decades: Washington Post report

Dawn | May 23, 2020 at 3:46 PM
  • US President Donald Trump’s administration has discussed holding the first US nuclear test since 1992 as a potential warning to Russia and China, the Washington Post reported on Friday.
  • The Trump administration has repeatedly shaken up US defence policy.
  • The Washington Post report came one day after Trump announced that he plans to withdraw from the Open Skies treaty with Russia.