Today in World History (November, 30th)

November 30, 2017 Joshua Samuel

On November 30th, 1981, exactly 36 years ago today, representatives from the United States and the Soviet Union open talks to reduce their intermediate-range nuclear forces (INF) in Europe. The talks lasted until December 17, but ended inconclusively. The Strategic Arms Limitation Talks, SALT I (1972) and SALT II (1979) reduced the {Read More..}