TITLE

Peter the Great Would Be Proud

PUB. DATE
August 1978
SOURCE
National Review;8/18/1978, Vol. 30 Issue 33, p1005
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the establishment of three Soviet military bases in South Yemen. It comments on the Russians' plan to build an air base near Aden. The article discusses the importance of South Yemem to the Soviet Union. Strategically, South Yemen is an alternative to Somalia. Bitter against the Soviets, Somali President Siad Barre seeks Western support.
ACCESSION #
6045845

 

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