Is There a Present Danger?

Kondracke, Morton
January 1977
New Republic;1/29/77, Vol. 176 Issue 5, p18
Discusses the plans of the administration of U.S. President Jimmy Carter regarding the nuclear threat posed by the Soviet Union. Problems regarding the nuclear weapons program of the Soviet Union; Plans of the U.S. Congress and Carter regarding the analysis of the nuclear capabilities and intentions of the Soviet Union; Factors to consider regarding the control of nuclear arms. Information on the Ford defense budget that calls for procurement or development of weapons necessary to fight nuclear wars "in a deliberate and controlled fashion; Issues to be considered while making a zero-based analysis of Soviet capabilities and intentions.


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