Rod McLaughlin


How close America has come to nuclear disaster (21 sep 13)

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/sep/20/usaf-atomic-bomb-north-carolina-1961

Also, it was only the insubordination of a Russian submarine commander during the Cuban missile crisis which prevented a nuclear war:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vasili_Arkhipov

This all happened under Saint John F Kennedy.

The world also came close to nuclear war in 1983:

http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2013/nov/02/nato-war-game-nuclear-disaster

 



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