THE WORLDPOST
07/19/2011 10:45 am ET Updated Sep 18, 2011

France Nuclear Submarine: 'The Foundation For A Power'

For France, nuclear deterrence is very much an underwater affair. At all times, one of the country’s four ballistic missile submarines quietly patrols the ocean depths. Armed to the teeth, each vessel is equipped to carry more than a dozen nuclear missiles.

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