TITLE

Diego Garcia

AUTHOR(S)
Unna, Warren
PUB. DATE
March 1974
SOURCE
New Republic;3/9/74, Vol. 170 Issue 10, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the proposal of the administration of U.S. President Richard Nixon to establish a permanent U.S. military presence in the Diego Garcia coral atoll in Indian Ocean. View that an adequate U.S. presence in Indian Ocean provides a clear signal to the Soviet Union for a credible American military capability there; Questions over the practicability of the proposal; Proposed budget for the plan; Revelation of the fact that the U.S. started planning early when it became clear that Great Britain will be phasing out their military presence in the region; Efforts of the State Department to gain Congressional approval of the budget for the proposal.
ACCESSION #
10199424

 

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