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1

When were the SALT 1 agreements signed?

may 1972

2

What two elements made up the SALT 1 agreements?

Anti ballistic missile treaty
Interim agreement on offensive missiles

3

What were the restrictions on ballistic missile shields?

2 per country
100 missiles per shield
oversight commission established to enforce this

4

How many offensive missile launchers were the two countries limited to?

USSR - 1618
USA - 1054

5

How many offensive sub based launchers were the two countries limited to?

USSR - 740
USA - 656

6

When was a full version of the interim agreement expected?

1977

7

What was the basic principles agreement?

made up of 12 fundamental principles that should be followed
agreed at the Moscow summit

8

What was European Ostpolitik?

the east and west europe version of detente
West Germany very committed

9

What and when was the Berlin Agreement?

negotiated between 1970-71
guaranteed the borders of West Germany

10

When were the Helsinki accords?

1975

11

What were the 3 baskets?

Basket 1 - security issues
Basket 2 - Economic,cultural,scientific and environmental issues
Basket 3 - Human rights

12

What was included in the basket of security?

European states pledged to respect each others sovereignty
European countries would not interfere in each others internal affairs
European sates promised to accept each others borders and accept they can change through peaceful means

13

What was included in basket 2?

European states pledged to cooperate on matters of mutual interest
foster good trading relations across Europe
share western technology with the east

14

What was included in the human rights basket?

European states pledged to respect the human rights of their citizens
pledged to relax travel restrictions across europe