Wednesday, November 3, 2010

France Shares Nuclear Secrets with Perfidious Albion

What would de Gaulle say? Cheese-paring politicians trade away sovereignty over the ultimate defense because they've drained the coffers and can't afford another aircraft carrier? Well, perhaps, but somehow it just doesn't seem as dire as it might have back in the mid-50s.

For a more thoughtful analysis by Judah Grunstein, see here. And Dan Drezner here.