In a letter to the United Nations Security Council, the four Western allies called Iran’s satellite launch last week “threatening and provocative.”
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Dr. Reiffel revealed that the Air Force had been interested in staging a surprise explosion on or near the moon, and that its goal was propaganda.
The president seemed intent on showing that he would not be baited into a confrontation every time an American adversary tried to provoke him.
He saw the signs of an elevated Soviet military alert in Eastern Europe but decided not to respond, perhaps preventing a spiral into nuclear war.