Giscard d'Estaing le croyait Deja parce que la meme annee, aux demandes de Brejnev, il donne son accord pour la signature de l'Acte final de la Conference sur la Securite et la Cooperation en Europe, c'est-a-dire, les Accords d'Helsinki.
(64) Leonid Brejnev zamaninda ilan edilen ve SSCB'nin sosyalizmin tehlikede oldugu herhangi bir ulkeye askeri mudahale hakki oldugundan hareketle, 1968'de Cekoslovakya'ya ve 1979 sonunda Afganistan'a yapilan askeri mudahalelerin gerekcesini olusturan dis politika doktrini.
Solidarnosc refused to bow before Brejnev's warnings, who, in September, had sent a letter to the Polish party leadership and had given them an ultimatum, saying that the USSR "had anyway waited for too long and their excesses had to stop." (22)
The causes of this approach reside, firstly, in USA's unilateral retreat from the Treaty regarding anti-ballistic missiles (ABM), signed in 1972 by Richard Nixon and Leonid Brejnev, document through which one limited the use of the antiballistic systems by the two military superpowers.