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  • Didn't  want to disrupt international peace
  • Mutually assured destruction (lessened tension)
  • Missile crisis
  • Vietnam

Detente is a french word that means 'easing of tension'

  • Khrushchev was replaced by Brezhnev in october 1964, he began to spend more onthe arms race
  • Brezhnev stated that he would intervene in country's affairs to prevent them from…


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