MX Blackmail

June 1979
New Republic;6/30/79, Vol. 180 Issue 26, p2
Comments on United States President Jimmy Carter's use of the MX mobile intercontinental ballistic missile as part of his strategy for the ratification of the Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty (SALT) with the Soviet Union. Carter's decision to agree to the proposal of Conservatives to fund MX mobile intercontinental ballistic missile program; Evaluation of Carter's policies on SALT; Carter's argument that is verifiable mobile deployment system will enhance stability by curtailing Russia's chance of a successful first strike.


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