How Russia, China use nuclear reactors to win global influence

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Madison Freeman - DefenseOne

Russia and China are using nuclear power projects to build spheres of energy dependence, and the United States is unprepared to respond. In April, Turkey broke ground on its first nuclear power plant, which the government says will help meet the country’s rapidly growing demand for electricity and increase its energy…

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