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Burt Reynolds Smashed A Real-Life Terrorist Plot

'Deliverance' hunk turned spy to thwart rogue Russians!

Burt Reynolds turned down the chance to play movie spy James Bond — but in real life, he played a secret role in foiling a Russian plot against the United States! The National ENQUIRER has exclusively learned a pal recruited the “Deliverance” hunk for an undercover mission at the height of the Cold War! Decades before Russia’s notorious cyberattacks on the 2016 election, a radical terrorist faction of the Soviet Army was developing a nuclear weapon to unleash against America. The weapon was being refined even as then-President Richard Nixon was involved in the historic Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) in 1972! Nixon’s delicate negotiations with Soviet Premier Leonid Brezhnev called for both nations to limit long-range ballistic missiles armed with nuclear weapons. Read on for details of Burt’s secret national service, and click here for more news of terror plots….