The Abrogate Scandal

The Abrogate Scandal

The Abrogate Scandal

Previously published Slate articles made new.
May 3 2001 3:00 AM

The Abrogate Scandal

On Tuesday President Bush announced his commitment to a missile-defense system, which is outlawed under our 1972 Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty with Russia. Last year an "Explainer" described how the United States can withdraw from the treaty (and how "withdrawing" differs from "abrogating"). Click here to read the article.