SURPRISE BY USING SECRET WEAPONS
|"EACH SIDE SECRETLY DEVELOPS NEW MEANS OF
IN ORDER TO EMPLOY THEM UNEXPECTEDLY. HISTORY
KNOWS MANY EXAMPLES HOW THE EMPLOYMENT OF A NEW
WEAPON INITIALLY GAVE CONSIDERABLE SUCCESS BECAUSE
THE ENEMY, CAUGHT UNAWARES AND NOT KNOWING THE
COMBAT CAPABILITIES OF THIS WEAPON, WAS FOR SOME
TIME INCAPABLE OF EFFECTIVE COUNTERACTION".
The Soviets took to heart the lesson of our secret development
of the atomic bomb. Thrust suddenly upon a fanatical nation. the atomic bomb brought the empire of Japan to its knees.
Other lesser examples -- such as the impact of the German V-1 and V-2 missiles and jet fighter -- also were not lost on the Soviets.