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N to pressure Iran into stopping their nuclear programs. Of course this was a highly controversial decision on the part of America, and particularly because Japan was actually negotiating surrender before the first bomb was even dropped. Therefore, people should not afraid the safety of nuclear technology. First in Georgia and now in Ukraine, Russia has shown it will escalate to extremes to assert its hold over its neighbours and convince the West that intervention is pointless.

Pages: 304

Publisher: C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd (July 18, 2006)

ISBN: 1850658269

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