They said they tried to keep the project on life support, in hopes that it would be revived by the next administration, but the loss of key personnel, budget cuts and dropped investigations are only a few of many challenges made worse by the passage of nearly a year since Trump took office. Who knows if we can find all of the people willing to testify?
The hermit nation sparked World War 3 fears when its leaders declared they had carried out a successful nuclear bomb test, claiming their weapon could be mounted to an intercontinental ballistic missile.
A black leather case which is carried around wherever the president goes, the football contains an outline of the nuclear options available and instructions for contacting military commanders around the world. Instructions also outline Pyongyang project to give out orders demanding the commanders to launch their missiles.
Trump must discuss his options with two top military officials The president is the sole decision-maker but he must first consult two people to make that decision: The president then makes the decision, and the order is given.
To verify the command, the officers recite an unknown code.
Launch crews prepare to attack The launch crews receive the verified plan and prepare for attack. Officials will have to unlock various safes, enter a series of codes, and turn keys to launch the missiles.
Missiles are launched It could take about five minutes for intercontinental ballistic missiles to launch from the time the president announced his order. Missiles launched from submarines take about 15 minutes.
The whole process is designed to be fast because if missiles are heading toward the United States, they could land within 30 minutes. If the president chose to, he could launch US missiles before the enemy ones hit.
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