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Under the “Shield”, US nuclear weapons in Europe

By Manlio Dinucci on Friday, August 23, 2019

The NATO missile site at Deveselu in Romania (photo), which is part of the US Aegis “defence missiles” system, has finished its “update”, begun last April. NATO’s communique assures that it has added “no offensive capacity to the system”, which remains “purely defensive, centred on potential threats from outside of the Euro-Atlantic region”. The Deveselu is equipped (according to the official description) with 24 missiles, installed in vertical underground launchers,…