Trident Wrapped up?


BASIC's Executive Director, Paul Ingram, recently authored an article in the Huffington Post which examines the swift decison by the UK government to push through the Trident vote. The piece reflects upon the Prime Minister's impetus for the rushed vote and the immediate political consequences, as well the many long-term complications that are expected to unfold.

"The emerging threat to the future of the Trident programme and Britain’s deployment of nuclear weapons independently arises from the spiralling costs and the technical and industrial risks..."

Read the full article here.


About the author(s)...
  • Paul Ingram, Executive Director has been with BASIC since 2002 and been executive director since 2007. Paul has authored a number of BASIC's reports and briefings covering a variety of nuclear and non-nuclear issues..
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