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Soviet officer saves world from Armageddon - Cold War unknown facts
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Key Facts In This Video
Stanislov Petrov was the lieutenant colonel in charge of the Soviet Union’s early warning radar system in a bunker near Moscow. 00:39
Stanislov Petrov had only 30 minutes to respond to four potentially incoming missiles from the U.S. in 1983. 01:21
Stanislav Petrov broke Soviet military rules in 1983 to make a decision that saved the world. 01:57