Mapping the World

Ukraine: The Nuclear Option

Mapping the WorldUkraine: The Nuclear Option


Three days after the start of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine on 27 February 2022, Vladimir Putin announced that the nuclear deterrent would be put on ‘special combat alert’. Was this a threat of nuclear attack from the Russian president? Mapping the World takes a look at the geopolitics of  nuclear weapons from 1945 to the present day.

Duration :

12 min

Available :

From 17/10/2022 to 27/04/2023

Genre :

Documentaries and Reportage

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