TITLE

INDONESIA--BOON AND BURDEN

AUTHOR(S)
Winner, Percy
PUB. DATE
December 1952
SOURCE
New Republic;12/15/52, Vol. 127 Issue 24, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyses what might happen if the French government decides to give up the war in India-China. Impact of the decision on the U.S. military planning in the Far East; Significance of the threat of a French military retirement from Vietnam; Reasons why the war is unpopular with the French public as a whole; Differences in views of French people and French government regarding the war; Stand taken by the government of French Premier Antoine Pinay; Support given by French nationalists and big businessmen to the idea of fostering U.S. anxieties about a withdrawal in Indo-China.
ACCESSION #
14616360

 

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