Watch on the Ruhr

Brookhiser, Richard
October 1978
National Review;10/27/1978, Vol. 30 Issue 43, p1349
The article offers a look at the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's (NATO) response to the increasing military strength of the Soviet Union. In this context, the article discusses the military implications of the military alliance between the Central and East European Countries, called the Warsaw Pact, to the NATO. It further traces the advantage possessed by the Soviets in chemical and biological weapons. Finally, the article probes into the significance of international cooperation between the NATO and the U.S., to deal with the armed forces of the Soviet Union.


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