NATO - North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

12 Dec. 1979

Special Meeting of Foreign and Defence Ministers in Brussels

Special Meeting of Foreign and Defence Ministers in Brussels. "Double-track" decision on theatre nuclear force modernisation including the deployment in Europe of US ground-launched Cruise and Pershing II systems and a parallel and complementary arms control effort to obviate the need for such deployments.

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