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To avert the threat of nuclear war

Dmitriĭ Fedorovich Ustinov

To avert the threat of nuclear war

by Dmitriĭ Fedorovich Ustinov

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Published by Novosti Press Agency Pub. House in Moscow .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Nuclear warfare.,
    • World War III.,
    • World politics -- 1975-1985.,
    • Nuclear disarmament.,
    • United States -- Military policy.,
    • Soviet Union -- Military policy.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementD.F. Ustinov.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsU264 .U77 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination29 p. ;
      Number of Pages29
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3128588M
      LC Control Number82241312

      An estimated of the US B61 nuclear bombs are hosted by Germany, Belgium, Italy, the Netherlands, Turkey and other European countries as part of NATO’s nuclear-sharing program. Moscow views the presence of American nuclear arms and anti-missile defense on the European continent as a threat to its national security. Two countries—the United States and Russia—hold the vast majority of the world's nuclear weapons. The former Cold War foes account for 93 percent of the total global stockpile. And more than two decades after the end of the Cold War, the two countries still keep nearly 2, nuclear weapons on high alert, ready for immediate launch against each other.

      Relative Weight of Nuclear War Versus Other Issues. John Goldenring and Ronald Doc 14 have studied a large group of adolescents in southern California with a questionnaire which they developed to address the question of the relative weight of concern about the threat of nuclear war. Questions about the threat of nuclear war were embedded among questions about other representative.   The only protection for West Berlin was the US threat to respond to an attack by using nuclear weapons against the Soviet Union. The world escaped nuclear war in .

        In the 20th Century, we had information campaigns, fallout shelters, sirens and widespread awareness of the nuclear threat. Do we need a revival of ‘civil defence’ today?   Bomb booklets from Bomb booklets from By , Advising the Householder on Protection Against Nuclear Attack had a print run of , copies.


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