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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#IranDeal negotiating on pause. Meanwhile, North Korea still developing missiles, via @NTI_GSN http://t.co/uLzYiGhlTZ #nuke — 5 hours 11 min ago
#IranDeal negotiations paused, sanctions not: "#Iran remains in a deep economic hole" @IranPrimer http://t.co/8dHXKC2BA4 #LetDiplomacyWork — 5 hours 45 min ago
Russian #nuke treaty violation: @cirincione and Laura Mladenka say don't scrap treaty, act like Reagan http://t.co/Zb18sodQBy — 6 hours 45 min ago
Obama admin: reduce nonprolif funds by $399 mil, $534 mil more for #nuke weapons. Should be the opposite...http://t.co/D0W3b89T08 — 7 hours 24 min ago