The leader of the ruling party in Poland, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, has called for Europe to develop a nuclear capability.

Speaking to Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Kaczynski said Europe should have the nuclear arsenal to rival Russia, although he conceded the programme would be expensive.

The statement comes following Brexit and the election of US President Donald Trump. Following Britain’s decision to leave the European Union, Europe cannot necessarily count on the U.K’s 215 warheads, while ...

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