Change of Strategy Or Shift of Hats?

September 1980
National Review;9/5/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 18, p1062
The article addresses some issues related to the execution of U.S. Presidential Decree 59 for policies on nuclear war in 1980. The author discusses the plan of arms-controllers for abolition of strategy in the event of nuclear war. The controllers aspire its abolition by ensuring mutual destructiveness in event of nuclear war that neither side would get off the floor. Meanwhile, Defense Secretary Harold Brown suggested that his office be asked to review the whole question of strategic targeting under the decree.


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