Strategic Arms Limitation Talks


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Strategic Arms Limitation Talks:

see disarmament, nucleardisarmament, nuclear,
the reduction and limitation of the various nuclear weapons in the military forces of the world's nations. The atomic bombs dropped (1945) on Japan by the United States in World War II demonstrated the overwhelming destructive potential of nuclear weapons
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Abbreviations ICBM intercontinental ballistic missile LOW launch on warning LUA launch under attack NATO North Atlantic Treaty Organization NPT Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty SAC Strategic Air Command SALT Strategic Arms Limitation Talks SIPRI Stockholm International Peace Research Institute SLBM submarine launched ballistic missile SORT Strategic Offensive Reduction Treaty SSBN fleet ballistic missile submarine START Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty UN United Nations Notes
Along with the successful diplomacy involved in the opening of China and the conclusion of Strategic Arms Limitation Talks I with Moscow, airpower was among the deciding factors in bringing an end to the war and limiting our humiliation there.
The ABM Treaty was a bilateral treaty that sprung out of the Strategic Arms Limitation Talks between the United States and the Soviet Union begun in the 1960s.

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