Just as various factions within the United Scares have become polarized over the perceived pros and cons of the strategic balance, so too must we assume that pressures similar to the Malenkov-Khrushchev force structure controversy, in the wake of Stalin's death, must exist for the current leadership in the Soviet Union.
Milberg, Warren H.
"Set & Drift: Strategic Balance Considerations: Policy, Doctrine, Force Structure, and SALT,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 33
, Article 8.
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