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This film explores the dramatic and little-known events that unfolded inside a nuclear-armed Soviet submarine during the Cuban Missile Crisis. While politicians sought a solution to the stand-off, Vasili Arkhipov, an officer aboard the submarine, refused to fire a nuclear torpedo, thus averting disaster. The program combines tense drama with eyewitness accounts and expert testimony about a critical event during the Cold War.
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Exciting time during the Cuban Missile crisis and little credit given to the level-headed young officer who almost single handedly averted a nuclear armageddonPublished 18 months ago by Amazon Customer