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What the Russian Atomic Bomb Means to America

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What the Russian Atomic Bomb Means to America

(6 min) tv-pg

On October 12, 1949, two weeks after President Harry Truman announced that Russia had developed the atom bomb, Gen. Omar Bradley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, delivers a speech about the impact of this discovery on American policy.

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