TITLE

A CONVENTIONAL ALTERNATIVE TO NUCLEAR RETALIATION: Turning Point for NATO

AUTHOR(S)
Healey, Denis
PUB. DATE
April 1961
SOURCE
New Republic;4/24/61, Vol. 144 Issue 17, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an insight into the military committee of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). Requirements of the doctrine of massive retaliation; Military strategy of various member countries of NATO; Comment on the reliability of threat of nuclear strike against the Soviet Union by NATO to deter Soviet aggression in Europe; Perception of U.S. President John F. Kennedy to deal with the Soviet aggression.
ACCESSION #
10432405

 

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