Lessons the Moratorium Should Have Taught Us

Halperin, Morton H.
April 1962
New Republic;4/30/62, Vol. 146 Issue 18, p15
Explores the implications of the move of the Soviet Union to unilaterally end an informal agreement with the U.S. and Great Britain on moratorium of nuclear weapons testing. Importance of the moratorium on nuclear testing; Move of China and France to proceed with their development and testing of nuclear weapons; Influence of the moratorium on the decision of Switzerland to cancel its plan to develop atomic weapons; Lessons which the U.S. learn from the moratorium agreement.


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