December 1960
New Republic;12/19/60, Vol. 143 Issue 26, p3
The article presents world news briefs as of December 19, 1960. Rockefeller Foundation trustee Dean Rusk was chosen by U.S. President elect John F. Kennedy to serve as the U.S. Secretary of State. According to the Joint Economic Committee (JEC), the U.S. can expect a continued economic downturn. The United Nations (UN) and French leader Charles de Gaulle are trying to find ways of ending the Algerian War.


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