TITLE

Showing the Flag... and Other Things

AUTHOR(S)
Cutler, Thomas J.
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jul2010, Vol. 136 Issue 7, p93
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the arrival of the U.S. battleship Missouri (BB-63) in Turkey and how it strengthened the relationship between Turkey and the U.S. It states that the battleship got the dead body of the Turkish ambassador in the U.S. to Turkey. The Turks welcomed the U.S. gesture and served then as a host by providing them special services. It highlights the insecurity of Soviet Union due to the entry of the U.S. in the land of Turkey, which marks its entry in the Cold War.
ACCESSION #
52382956

 

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