SALT I (1972) SALT II (1979)

connor.johnstone
Mind Map by connor.johnstone, updated more than 1 year ago
connor.johnstone
Created by connor.johnstone almost 6 years ago
17
1

Description

History Mind Map on SALT I (1972) SALT II (1979), created by connor.johnstone on 03/02/2014.
Tags

Resource summary

SALT I (1972) SALT II (1979)
1 Treaty on the Limitation of Anti-Ballistic Missile Systems - the USSR and the USA attempt to limit the nuclear hazard and reduce hostility.
1.1 The treaty limited each side to only one ABM deployment area, and 100 interceptor missiles.
1.2 The interim agreement froze each sides number of ICBMs and submarine-launched ballistic missiles at current levels for five years.
2 SALT II negotiations opened late in 1972 and set limits on the number of strategic launchers. Limits were put on a number of MIRVed ICBMs, MIRVed SLBMs and the total number of strategic launchers. The treaty set an over-all limit of 24,000 weapon systems for each side.
2.1 The SALT II treaty was signed by Jimmy Carter and Leonid Brezhnev in Vienna in 1979.
2.1.1 The US chose not to ratify the treaty due to the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan.
Show full summary Hide full summary

Similar

GCSE History – Social Impact of the Nazi State in 1945
Ben C
Weimar Revision
Tom Mitchell
History of Medicine: Ancient Ideas
James McConnell
Conferences of the Cold War
Alina A
Using GoConqr to study History
Sarah Egan
Hitler and the Nazi Party (1919-23)
Adam Collinge
Britain and World War 2
Sarah Egan
Bay of Pigs Invasion : April 1961
Alina A
The Berlin Crisis
Alina A
Germany 1918-39
Cam Burke
History- Medicine through time key figures
gemma.bell