One Nation Had Secret Nuclear Bomber Program
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Caleb Larson

Nuclear Bomber, Europe

Luckily for the Swedes, Uranium-containing shale is abundant in Sweden.

Here's What You Need to Remember: After World War II, the Soviet specter lay heavily across Europe. Like other post-war countries, Sweden wanted to protect itself from a Soviet invasion — and decided to manufacture nuclear weapons to ensure its security.

After the Second World War, Sweden initiated a clandestine nuclear program — and had plans for a supersonic nuclear bomber.

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