Encyclopedia of American Foreign Policy by Glenn Hastedt

By Glenn Hastedt

This A-to-Z reference advisor is the precise position for college kids and normal readers to begin their examine on America's dating with the remainder of the area. taking a look at American international coverage from a old perspective, Encyclopedia of yank international coverage info U.S. overseas affairs from the yankee Revolution up throughout the ultra-modern, with concise but insightful info on vital humans, teams and companies, occasions, laws, and international policy-related themes. Entries comprise Alliance for development; Bricker modification; Camp David Peace Accords; Covert motion; solid Neighbor coverage; Human Rights; overseas financial Fund; Henry Kissinger; take place future; NATO; and Sandinistas.

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The most immediate product of their deepened involvement was UN Resolution 242, passed on November 22, 1967. ” In operational terms its key provisions called for Israel to return the land it captured in return for the acknowledgment of its right to exist and its territorial integrity. Resolution 242 failed to end the conflict. Instead a “war of attrition” broke out. Thanks to an influx of Soviet weaponry, Egypt’s military was stronger in the summer of 1968 than it had been before the war, and Nasser used it to attack Israeli positions in the Sinai.

The most immediate product of their deepened involvement was UN Resolution 242, passed on November 22, 1967. ” In operational terms its key provisions called for Israel to return the land it captured in return for the acknowledgment of its right to exist and its territorial integrity. Resolution 242 failed to end the conflict. Instead a “war of attrition” broke out. Thanks to an influx of Soviet weaponry, Egypt’s military was stronger in the summer of 1968 than it had been before the war, and Nasser used it to attack Israeli positions in the Sinai.

Work on it began in 1956. In 1963 the Pentagon put forward the NikeX system. SECRETARY OF DEFENSE ROBERT MCNAMARA opposed the deployment of an ABM system because he felt it was not technologically sound and feared it would result in an arms race with the Soviet Union. Pressure mounted on the Johnson administration to go forward with an ABM because the Soviet Union had begun construction of an ABM around Moscow. McNamara felt that any Soviet ABM system would be easily overwhelmed by the continued development of Multiple Independently Targeted Reentry Vehicle (MIRV) technology by the United States.

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