Brilliant Pebbles

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George Bush (b. 1924) American Republican statesman, 41st President of the US 1989–93


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1,000 space-based, hit-to-kill interceptors (anti-missile missiles), orbiting 200 to 300 miles above the earth, designed to be effective against missiles with ranges greater than 375 miles. These were to be ...

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