• The National Nuclear Security Administration is responsible for maintaining and creating the US’ nuclear arsenal.
  • Frank Klotz, the recently-retired head of the NNSA, says that the agency is stretched thin.
  • The statement comes as the Trump administration plans to modernize or increase the number of low-yield nuclear warheads as part of a greater nuclear deterrence.

As President Donald Trump plans to┬ámodernize and expand the US’ nuclear program, the outgoing head of the┬áNational Nuclear Security Administration said the agency is stretched thin.


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