Vichy: The Failure of Appeasement

Straight, Michael
August 1941
New Republic;8/18/41, Vol. 105 Issue 7, p214
Focuses on the appeasement policy of the Vichy, France. Report that 12,000 troops were sent by Vichy through occupied France and the Balkans to Syria; Prevention of French naval bases by the United states from falling under Germany's control; Resistance of Vichy to the Japanese seizure of Indo-China; Opinion that the French Government at Vichy should adopt the policy of collaboration with other powers for the purpose of aggression and oppression; Existence of the Free French as responsible authorities.


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