Setback for Kissinger

Buckley, Jr., Wm. F.
February 1975
National Review;2/14/1975, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p182
This article presents information on some recent political developments happening around the world. Raymond Aron, a political scientist, opined that the twin offensives of North Vietnam and the Soviet Union are an indication of the collapse of the higher optimism of U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger's strategy. It is informed that Kissinger objected all along to the Jackson Amendment which required of the Soviet Union a liberalization of the laws against emigration. It is further reported that the Soviet Union views the Most Favored Nation status with the U.S. as less of an advantage than it had foreseen.


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