TITLE

To Helsinki, With Love

PUB. DATE
March 1977
SOURCE
National Review;3/4/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p253
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on a decision of the Soviet Union to sign the Basket Three provisions of the Helsinki Accords which guaranteed certain civil rights to the citizens of Eastern Europe. It is stated that what the Soviet Union would be gain from the agreement is the formal world approval to the post-World War II territorial grab in Eastern Europe by the country and its satellites, the seizure of Germans and Polish territory by the Soviet Union, the seizure by Poland of yet more German territory and the establishment of a satellite Communist Peoples Republic in East Germany. It is reported that in return the country would give the freedom and rights to the individuals.
ACCESSION #
6071840

 

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