Explosive Plans Berlin Split over US Nuke Modernization

The US wants to modernize part of its nuclear arsenal, including some bombs based in Germany. But the plan is likely to be controversial in Berlin where the ruling coalition remains divided over whether the American weapons should be in the country at all.
Tornado fighter jets stationed at Büchel military base in southwestern Germany, where the country's tactical nuclear weapons are likely stored.

Tornado fighter jets stationed at Büchel military base in southwestern Germany, where the country's tactical nuclear weapons are likely stored.

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