ABSTRACT

Ballistic Missile Defenses and Russian Retaliation Issues   [open pdf - 1MB]

"An examination of the degradation of a Russian retaliatory nuclear strike if the U.S. and Russia were to deploy theater or anti-ballistic missile defenses in their homelands. Consideration is given to efforts for restoring the effectiveness of a Russian retaliation, and the effects on first strike stability of deployments of theater missile defenses in one or both homelands."

Report Number:
R-116-ACDA
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Date:
1996-03
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Public Domain
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Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC): http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/
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pdf
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