How Vasili Arkhipov Saved The World from Nuclear Annihilation

Around 59 years ago, this man prevented WWIII from happening — read on to find out how.

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Vasili Arkhipov is a figure you might not even be acquainted with, however, you should know. In the Cuban Missile Crisis in the 1960s, he was a Soviet Naval aviator who prevented nuclear conflict. During a…

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