A January 2006 photo of former secretary of defence Harold Brown at the White House. Photo: AP

Harold Brown, US defence chief who built, then tried to contain nuclear weapons, dies at 91

  • Physicist who became Jimmy Carter’s defence chief ‘understood … the technological complexities and unprecedented dangers of modern warfare’
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A January 2006 photo of former secretary of defence Harold Brown at the White House. Photo: AP
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