What goes around

Duffy, Brian; Cary, Peter
August 1993
U.S. News & World Report;8/30/93, Vol. 115 Issue 9, p48
Discusses how in March 1986, President Ronald Reagan authorized the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) to ship Stinger missiles to Afghan fighters battling the Soviet Army that had invaded their homeland. How decision tipped the balance in the last great superpower face-off of the cold war; How CIA will now be given some $55 million to buy back the Stingers not used to ensure they are not utilized by terrorists or hostile governments against America; Program details.


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