US Nuclear Test Ban Ratification ‘Just Not Going to Happen’ | WHAT REALLY HAPPENED

US Nuclear Test Ban Ratification ‘Just Not Going to Happen’

While the Obama Administration claimed a major victory on nuclear disarmament last week with the finalization of the new START treaty with Russia, repeated delays in the negotiations mean it will come at a serious cost to the overall effort to sell the moves to the Senate.

With mid-term elections just seven months away, analysts say that the effort to get the START treaty ratified will force the Obama Administration to abandon efforts on the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT).

Webmaster's Commentary: 

Not ratifying the comprehensive test ban treaty does not make this country more safe; ultimately, it makes us less safe.

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