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1950s U.S. Nuclear Target List Offers Chilling Insight – The New York Times

1950s U.S. Nuclear Target List Offers Chilling Insight – The New York Times

Target category No. 275 from the nuclear target list for 1959 may be the most chilling. It is called simply “Population.”For the first time, the National Archives and Records Administration has released a detailed list of the United States’ potential targets for atomic bombers in the event of war with the Soviet Union, showing the number and the variety of targets…

Source: 1950s U.S. Nuclear Target List Offers Chilling Insight – The New York Times