Leonid's Little Letter

February 1978
New Republic;2/25/78, Vol. 178 Issue 8, p12
Focuses on the letters of Soviet statesman and Communist Party official Leonid Brezhnev to U.S. President Jimmy Carter and other leaders of the Western alliance warning of dangerous consequences that would follow from the U.S. deployment of the neutron bomb in Europe. Accusation of Brezhnev against the U.S. of trying to belittle the neutron bomb's dangers; Fear of Brezhnev that the bomb would enhance the dangers of nuclear conflict; Threat of Brezhnev to break-off the US-Soviet negotiations.


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