March 20, 1967
RESEARCH MEMORANDUM REU-16 FROM GEORGE C. DENNEY, JR., TO THE SECRETARY, 'SWEDISH DECISION TO CUT MILITARY SPENDING CAUSES DEFENSE REVIEW, REDUCES LIKELIHOOD OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS ACQUISITION'
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get citationThe Swedish government rejected Supreme Commander Torsten Rapp’s proposals to fund a nuclear weapons program. This INR report from March 1967 on proposed cuts in defense spending suggested that the possibility that Sweden would acquire nuclear weapons had grown even more remote."Research Memorandum REU-16 from George C. Denney, Jr., to the Secretary, 'Swedish Decision to Cut Military Spending Causes Defense Review, Reduces Likelihood of Nuclear Weapons Acquisition'," March 20, 1967, History and Public Policy Program Digital Archive, RG 59, Entry UD-UP 141, Bureau of Intelligence and Research, Reports Coordination and Review Staff, Intelligence Reports, 1961, 1963-67, box 6, Chrons/March 1967 Research Memos https://digitalarchive.wilsoncenter.org/document/134059