Accession Number : ADA118240

Title :   Soviet Post-Strike Civil Defense Rescue, Damage-Limiting, Repair and Restoration Operations.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 13 Aug 81-12 Aug 82,


Personal Author(s) : Goure,Leon

PDF Url : ADA118240

Report Date : Aug 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 193

Abstract : This report describes and analyzes, on the basis of open Soviet source material, Soviet civil defense concepts, organization, priorities, operational plans and capabilities pertaining to post-strike rescue, damage-limiting, emergency repair and restoration operations in centers of nuclear destruction. Soviet sources indicate that a great deal of importance is attributed to post-strike operations and that the overwhelming majority of civilian and military civil defense forces of over some 20 million are assigned to this mission.

Descriptors :   *Postattack operations, USSR, Civil defense, Nuclear warfare, Organizations, Rescues, Repair, Emergencies, Decontamination, Recovery, Planning

Subject Categories : Civil Defense

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE