(From The Washington Examiner)
France sent a powerful rebuke to Russia on Tuesday when it announced that it had recently conducted a nuclear strike exercise.
Launching a Rafale fighter on an 11-hour sortie, the French air force tested the launch of an ASMP or ASMP-A medium-range cruise missile. . . . [which] can be armed with a nuclear warheads in the 100 kiloton-per-warhead force range.