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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Three takes on what the #IranDeal extension means by @plough_shares' @cirincione and @PhilipYun_PF http://t.co/6soxqNGnHU — 4 hours 2 min ago
$100 bil for new Trident subs. At a time of shrinking def budgets. Best use of #natsec $$? #ColdWarRelic http://t.co/2SsavD7tIH — 6 hours 49 min ago
Sen Inhofe calls for more Iran sanctions http://t.co/IvqWNhxaRn And just as diplomacy is working... http://t.co/9xiOff2YlQ — 7 hours 29 min ago