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- Dances with state. Burkhalter, H. // Africa Report;May/Jun91, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p53
Considers the dance going on between the United States and Kenya's President Daniel Arap Moi's government concerning aid and human rights. Moi's single party, Kanu; Human rights declining in Kenya; Ambassador to Nairobi, Smith Hempstone's statement that outraged Moi; Four human rights...
- Setting a new agenda. Kornegay Jr., Francis A. // Africa Report;Sep/Oct94, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p72
Focuses on the history of United States government's policy on Africa. Formal launching of the U.S.'s official relations with Africa; Changing domestic constituency; Importance of Africa to the geostrategic imperatives of American security interests in Western Europe and the Eurasian land mass.
- Not a promised land. Crain, Keith E.; Brown, Peter // Automotive News;7/24/1995, Vol. 69 Issue 5615, p12
Opinion. Applauds President Bill Clinton's reopening of diplomatic ties with Vietnam and American companies' exploration of Vietnam as a market and manufacturing site.
- US F-14s down Libyan MiG-23s in dogfight over Greeley Jr., B.M. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;1/9/89, Vol. 130 Issue 2, p20
Report on the recent downing of two Libyan MiG-23s over the Mediterranean by US Navy F-14s, who fired in self-defense after repeated attempts to avoid the MiGs. Libyan officials say the MiGs were unarmed reconnaissance vehicles, but the US says videotapes show the lead MiG was armed. Encounter...
- U.S. Senators threaten troop cutback if West Germany blocks Lance upgrade. Gilmartin, P.A. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;5/8/1989, Vol. 130 Issue 19, p29
Discusses a Senate threat to withdraw troops from Europe if West Germany blocks US plans to modernize Lance missiles. The Bush administration refuses to consider negotiations on elimination of short-range missiles from Europe; West Germany and Norway want the Lance missiles removed, not...
- Singapore offers U.S. military greater access to its facilities. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/21/1989, Vol. 131 Issue 8, p69
Reports that the Republic of Singapore has offered US military forces greater access to its facilities in order to maintain the balance of power in the southern Pacific Rim as the US faces reduced military presence in the Philippines.
- So why not tell us? Rothstein, Linda // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Sep1992, Vol. 48 Issue 7, p6
Says that while the Air Force followed the April 25 launch of a `secret' payload from Vandenberg Air Force Base with a noncommittal, after-the-fact statement that the launch had taken place, Tass Radio in Moscow had announced the launch in an English-language broadcast on April 22, three days...
- Courting capitalism, Manley takes over in Jamaica. Fortune, M. // Black Enterprise;May89, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p38
Discusses Michael H. Manley taking over as Jamaica's Prime Minister for an unprecedented third term in office. Relationship with US; Manley's capitalistic message.
- U.S. foreign policy and Europe, 1990-2000. Kelleher, C.M. // Brookings Review;Fall90, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p4
Considers the change American foreign policy is in for after close to a half-century of stability with Europe. Uniting principle of anticommunism is gone; A new definition of basic American interests in Europe is needed; Learn to cope with uncertainty without fear; Choices; Importance of active...
- Post-cold war U.S. policy toward Africa. Lyons, T. // Brookings Review;Winter92, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p32
Discusses the changes in United States policy toward Africa since the ending of the cold war. Old allies at arm's length; Help from Washington; Diplomatic bombshells in London; Rewards of realpolitik; More.