TITLE

United States intelligence flights over the Soviet Union--the U-2 incident

PUB. DATE
August 2017
SOURCE
United States Intelligence Flights Over the Soviet Union--the U-;8/1/2017, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Primary Source Document
DOC. TYPE
Historical Material
ABSTRACT
Presents the text of documents issued by the United States during the U-2 incident of 1960 in which the Soviet Union shot down an American plane used to gather intelligence. Response to announcements made by Soviet Prime Minister Nikita Krushchev; Reason for the use of U-2 planes; Previous `open sky' policies put forward by the United States; Other comments.
ACCESSION #
21213022

 

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