Political Warfare Timeline 1983
Notes towards a chronology of the modern history of covert action with particular reference to the role of the Lovestoneite movement.
- 23 - President Reagan announces long-term programme to counter Soviet ballistic missiles, swiftly dubbed "Star Wars" by the press.
- Frances Stonor Saunders, Who Paid the Piper: The CIA and the Cultural Cold War, Granta, 2000, p.422.
- Frances Fitzgerald, Way Out There in the Blue: Reagan, Star Wars and the End of the Cold War, Touchstone, 2000, p.19.