Close Calls: We Were Much Closer to Nuclear Annihilation Than We Ever Knew

Westberg, Gunnar

Publisher:  CounterPunch
Date Written:  26/05/2016
Year Published:  2016  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX19470

The proposition that nuclear weapons can be retained in perpetuity and never used -- accidentally or by decision -- defies credibility. This unanimous statement was published by the Canberra Commission in 1996. Among the commission members were internationally known former ministers of defense and of foreign affairs and generals.