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Cold War of Alaska Conference

Date Posted: August 18, 2014       Categories: News

The public is invited to the Alaska Cold War Conference and Nike Veterans Reunion being held in Anchorage on September 4 and 5, 2014.

Sergei Krushchev, son of former Soviet Premier Nikita Krushchev, will give the keynote address “Cold Warriors: Eisenhower, Kennedy and Krushchev” on Thursday, September 4 at 7:30pm at the Wendy Williamson Auditorium.  This event is free.

Friday, September 5 from 9am to 1pm at the Captain Cook Hotel there will be the following presentations:
Lieutenant General Russell J. Handy:  The Cold War Today
Colonel Joe Griffith (Retired):  The Cold War from an Alaskan and Pentagon Perspective
Robert W. Wallace (Retired CIA):  Spies Who Went Into the Cold
Major General Thomas H. Katkus:  Eyes to the West

Register by visiting: http://www.NikeSiteSummit.net

See attached flyer:  Cold War Conference Announcement