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1

Cuba came out okay but..?

was let down by Soviet allies.

2

The USSR looked weak as..?

no-one knew about the USA's withdrawals.

3

The Hotline Agreement was set up which was..?

a direct communication link between Washington and Moscow.

4

The Limited Test Ban Treaty was introduced in..?

August 1963

5

As part of the The Limited Test Ban Treaty both sides agreed to ban..?

nuclear weapon testing except for underground tests.

6

In 1963 Kennedy gave a speech about..?

working with the USSR to focus on their 'common interests.'

7

The USSR was still determined to catch up with the USA..?

in the arms race.

8

The USSR caught up with the USA in the arms race by what year?

1965

9

Because the USSR caught up in the arms race war would be so terrible that..?

it must be avoided at all costs.

10

Khrushchev was eventually forced from power in..?

1964

11

In 1964, Khrushchev was..?

forced from power.