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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Trump’s Got a Mega-Bomb Designed to Hit North Korea - The Daily Beast

Congress balked at preemptively nuking North Korea’s nukes. Lawmakers wanted a non-nuclear alternative. In 2004, the Pentagon began development of the Massive Ordnance Penetrator, a 15-ton conventional bomb specifically designed to collapse all but the deepest buried facilities in Iran and North Korea.


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