Should The U.S. Move To Relax Its Policy Toward Rhodesia? PRO

Abernethy, Thomas G.
February 1973
Congressional Digest;Feb73, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p52
Presents main arguments of an address to the U.S. House of Representatives on September 30, 1971, calling for a review of the U.S. policy of implementing economic sanctions against Rhodesia. Economic progress achieved by Rhodesia despite sanctions; Call to recognize the Rhodesian government and assume diplomatic relations with them.


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