Tag: danger

  • Strengthening Checks On Presidential Nuclear Launch Authority

    On Jan. 25, 1995, practically six years soon after the finish of the Cold War, Russian President Boris Yeltsin was handed the “cheget” nuclear briefcase in response to reports of an inbound ballistic missile fired from Norway. Nixon phoned the Joint Chiefs of Staff and ordered U.S. forces stationed in Kunsan, South Korea, to initiate […]