The USS Tennessee, a nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine, arrived Friday in Scotland for a port visit, the first to the United Kingdom’s Faslane naval base in a year, U.S. Strategic Command said.
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A row has erupted after an MoD document revealed that £1.3 billion is to be spent on getting the Faslane and Coulport bases ready for the Trident replacement. The taxpayers’ cash is to be spent over the next ten years, according to the document, which gives details of the work required to house the next generation of submarines and their nuclear weapons on the Clyde.
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