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Frank Gaffney


President, Center for Security Policy

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NMD ON TARGET? National Missile Defense

with Frank Gaffney, Jonathan Granoff, Dean Wilkeningvia Uncommon Knowledge
Tuesday, November 28, 2000

Should the United States build a national missile defense (NMD) or not? What are the technical challenges that NMD must overcome in order to be effective? Would a working missile defense system protect against large-scale attacks from a nation like Russia or China? Or would NMD only work against a limited strike by a smaller rogue nation or terrorist group? Is NMD worth the money it would cost or does it needlessly destablize our relationship with Russia?