Cuban Missile Crisis
In October 1962, the U.S. and Soviet Union brought the world to the brink of nuclear war during the thirteen days of the Cuban Missile Crisis. Today, we can look to the crisis as a prime example of the threat nuclear weapons pose to global security. Following is analysis and opinion from Ploughshares Fund staff, grantees and guests about the Cuban Missile Crisis.
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#NorthKorea may welcome Obama to Asia w/ #nuke test. http://t.co/E34nWtVkVQ What to do about DPRK? On our blog: http://t.co/2xMRlI5kHC — 12 hours 39 min ago
On our blog: “Breakout” – What It Is, And What You Need To Know http://t.co/rINkdDk6VV — 13 hours 39 min ago
#tbt The Death Star ($5 Bn/year) http://t.co/WEY04pafYL is 7x less expensive than US #nukes (~$35 Bn/year). http://t.co/mcjIPDXwij — 15 hours 29 min ago