A Home Office official suggested recruiting psychopaths to help restore order in the event England is hit by a devastating nuclear attack, files released by the National Archives have revealed.

In 1982, the Home Office tested how the UK would cope after 300 megatons of nuclear bombs have been dropped within a 16-hour period.

The detailed top-secret exercise, which was named ‘ Operation Regenerate’, imagined many cities flattened, millions killed by the blast and millions more suffering from radiation sickness.

It focused on the six-months after the attack in Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire and South Yorkshire, the BBC reports. [Read more]

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