TITLE

Fun and Games in Paris

PUB. DATE
July 1977
SOURCE
National Review;7/8/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 26, p765
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the controversies on the visit of Soviet President Leonid Brezhnev in Paris, France. Some of the controversies involved are the omission of the visit to Hotel de Ville from Brezhnev's official schedule, and his visit to Paris Mayor Jacques Chirac. Indications of the Soviet Union's preference to the foreign policy of Charles de Gaulle over French President Giscard d'Estaing, are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
6060846

 

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