December 1960
New Republic;12/26/60, Vol. 143 Issue 27, p3
The article presents world news briefs as of December 26, 1960. U.S. President-elect John F. Kennedy has named Robert McNamara as the U.S. Secretary of Defense. Kennedy has also named Robert F. Kennedy as the U.S. Attorney General and C. Douglas Dillon as the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury. There has been social unrest in Ethiopia, culminating in the attempted overthrow of Emperor Haile Selassie.


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