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What does NPR stand for?

NPR stands for Nuclear Posture Review


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The president's expected Nuclear Posture Review implementation study follows release of a "guidance" document from the Defense Department in early January that stated "it is possible that our deterrence goals can be achieved with a smaller nuclear force.
The seven studies include the National Security Strategy; Quadrennial Defense Review Report; The QDR in Perspective: Meeting America's National Security Needs in the 21st Century; Nuclear Posture Review Report; Ballistic Missile Defense Review Report; and NATO 2020: Assured Security; Dynamic Engagement.
In its Nuclear Posture Review (NPR) released in April, Washington indicated its readiness to issue a declaration to make it clear that the sole purpose of the U.
In referring to the soon-to-be-released Nuclear Posture Review, Obama said in an interview with the paper that the United States would limit the conditions for the use of nuclear weapons, even for self-defense purposes.
The Nuclear Posture Review is released every five or 10 years, and spells out the United States' public position on the use of its nuclear arsenal.
I applaud President Obama, Secretaries Gates and Clinton, and America's national security leaders for their work on the Nuclear Posture Review and, as the President said last year in Prague, for standing together 'for the right of people everywhere to live free from fear in the 21st century.