Bargaining and Diplomacy before Nuclear War
Commencement address at American University, June 10, 1963 | audio
Strategic Triad- ICBMs, SLBMs, and ALCMs
Second Strike Capability.
Flexible Response - Secretary of State McNamara Video Clip
- Relied on both conventional and nuclear weapons; “Mutual
- Skeptical of Eisenhower’s policy of Massive Retaliation
- Raised nuclear threshold
Joint Statement of Agreed Principles for Disarmament Negotiations, the McCloy-Zorin Accords.
|Treaties signed/ratified; Legislation passed
Statement of Agreed Principles for Disarmament Negotiations,
the McCloy-Zorin Accords.
1963 Partial Test Ban Treaty