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Head of Pacific Fleet Tapped to Take Over STRATCOM

The head of the U.S. Pacific Fleet has been tapped by President Obama to be the next leader of Strategic Command, the Pentagon announced on Monday.

Pending Senate approval, Navy Adm. Cecil Haney will replace Air Force Gen. Robert Kehler as commander of the Nebraska-based command, which has combat responsibility over the country's arsenal of ICBMs, ballistic missile submarines and strategic bombers.

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NTI Analysis

  • 3D Missile Model Collection

    Nov. 19, 2014

    The James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies has created a series of 3D models of ballistic and cruise missiles for the Nuclear Threat Initiative.

  • Submarine Proliferation Resource Collection

    Sept. 26, 2014

    The submarine proliferation resource collection is designed to highlight global trends in the sale and acquisition of diesel- and nuclear-powered submarines. It is structured on a country-by-country basis, with each country profile consisting of information on capabilities, imports and exports.

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United States

This article provides an overview of the United States’ historical and current policies relating to nuclear, chemical, biological and missile proliferation.

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