Cartoon by Ganf on French nuclear policy (10 August 1958)

‘Regular portions of nuclear weapons’. In August 1958, the image of a French cockerel fed on nuclear weapons by a soldier, a businessman and a conman symbolises what the Soviet press considers to be the ultimate objective of France’s policy: acquiring nuclear weapons.

Source and copyright

Source: Krokodil. ; Réd. Chef CHVETSOV, S.A. 10.08.1958, n° 22 (1528); année d'édition 37-i. Moscou: Edition moscovite de la Pravda.

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Cartoon by Ganf on French nuclear policy (10 August 1958)