Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty (SALT)
- Talks began in 1969; between the USA and USSR
- By 1972, the first SALT treaty agreed that both countries would limit their number of ICBMs
- SALT in 1979 intended to accomplish nuclear party
- SALT II got interrupted by the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan
- 1980 Ronald Regan ended detente
The SALT talks were very important and helped limit the Nuclear weapons that countries were producing and testing.