TITLE

"We're Certainly Not Licked ..."

PUB. DATE
October 1954
SOURCE
New Republic;10/11/54, Vol. 131 Issue 15, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on international relations of the United States. United States were extended overseas. At the same time our military effort was reduced. The Air Force was cut by 15 percent in 1953. Sound policy in an era of nuclear weapons dictated a course of minimizing and localizing encounters as they broke out along the borders of the Communist world. Other free nations chose to reduce rearmament schedules in 1954. Therefore they lowered their diplomatic demands on the Communist enemy. The United States alone increased its demands while it reduced its means for their enforcement.
ACCESSION #
14488740

 

Related Articles

  • Balkans Security: Current and Projected Factors Affecting Regional Stability: NSIAD-00-125BR.  // GAO Reports;4/24/2000, p1 

    Despite the presence of two large NATO-led forces in the Balkans, the security situation throughout the region remains volatile, as many difficult political, social, and other issues remain unresolved. The election of opposition members to Croatia's parliamentary and presidency during early 2000...

  • Strategy and the Atlantic Alliance. Bowie, Robert R. // International Organization;Summer63, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p709 

    This article discusses the nature of the threat posed by the Soviet Union to international security and its implications for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's strategy and armed forces, the control of nuclear weapons, and the machinery for strategy within the alliance. The stresses and...

  • Russia's disarmament gambit. Weir, Fred // Christian Science Monitor;11/15/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 249, p6 

    Analyzes the plans of the Russian government under President Vladimir Putin to institute radical military reform. Inability of the government to meet the cost of the military which has remained largely unchanged since the demise of the Soviet Union; Proposal that Russia and the United States...

  • The 1946 Atomic Bomb Tests: Atomic Diplomacy or Bureaucratic Infighting? Graybar, Lloyd J. // Journal of American History;Mar1986, Vol. 72 Issue 4, p888 

    Focuses on the aspects of the nuclear tests at Bikini Atoll in the Pacific Ocean in July 1946. Scholars who have made contributions to the understanding of nuclear policy; Failure of historians to discuss whether the tests had political goals; Competition between the navy and the air force for...

  • Me and World War III. Arkin, William M. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;May/Jun1998, Vol. 54 Issue 3, p72 

    Comments on Russian President Boris Yeltsin's warning about the possibility of a world war caused by the Iraq crisis. Controversy surrounding Yeltsin's statement; Policy of the United States regarding the use of nuclear weapons.

  • US at fault for North Korean nuke program? ESMAY, DEAN // Moderate Voice;02/21/2013, p15 

    The article reports that the U.S. policy has been blamed by the Chinese government and others for North Korea's continuing obstinate insistent on continuing nuclear weapons development. After signing the 1953 armistice, the U.S. restrained Seoul and urged limited reconciliation with Pyongyang....

  • SHIITE SUPPORT FOR SUNNI TERRORISTS? Tucker-Jones, Anthony // Counter Terrorist;Feb/Mar2011, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p32 

    The article focuses on the impact of Iran's attainment of nuclear weapons program. It states that the country's attainment of nuclear weapons enable them to back terrorism with impunity and it has greater priorities than sheltering its terrorist initiatives by wielding a nuclear arsenal. It...

  • Time to bury 'deterrence'. Epstein, William // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jun1977, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p6 

    The article reports on the mutual nuclear deterrence between the United States and Russia which has saved the world from a major East-West war and possible global nuclear holocaust during the past quarter of a century. The concept of mutual assured destruction (MAD) was the basis of nuclear...

  • Secretary Baker's Licentious OKs. Buckley Jr., William F. // National Review;2/19/1990, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p62 

    Comments on U.S. sanction for the use by the Soviet Union of its armed forces to bring peace and order to Azerbaidzhan in 1990. Factors that influence U.S. foreign policy towards the Soviet use of force; Parallelisms with the dispatching of the Soviet military to bring law and order in...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics