July 1982
National Review;7/9/1982, Vol. 34 Issue 13, p805
The article presents a letter which focuses on issues related to politics in the U.S. Members of the U.S. Congress have not felt encouraged to talk on the issue of Lebanon invasion. U.S. House Representative Nick Rahall has sponsored a bill calling for an immediate, all-party ceasefire and the suspension of U.S. military equipment to Israel. On the U.S. Senate side, Chuck Percy, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, has told the White House not to send up approval notification for the transfer of 75 additional F-16s to Israel. U.S. Senator Sam Nunn of Georgia has become the most sought after person of 1984 Democratic presidential aspirants as a vice presidential running-mate.


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