Britain urges US to speed up new Trident warhead

Unprecedented letter from defence minister says controversial W93 is vital to Nato’s future

Julian Borger Washington

The British government has been lobbying the US Congress in support of a controversial new warhead for Trident missiles, claiming that it is critical for “the future of Nato as a nuclear alliance”. A letter from Britain’s defence secretary, Ben...

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