Defectors' glut

Corwin, Julie
July 1993
U.S. News & World Report;7/26/93, Vol. 115 Issue 4, p11
Reports that recently the US government has said `no thanks' to former Soviet officials seeking asylum due to the importance of keeping good relations with Moscow. Desire of Andrei Aleynikov, a Russian army colonel, to live in America; His application for political asylum; Soviet military hard hit by collapse of Soviet Union; Increase in numbers of Russians seeking asylum.


Related Articles

  • Give us your masses--up to a point.  // U.S. News & World Report;9/18/89, Vol. 107 Issue 11, p12 

    Reports that now that Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev is allowing Soviet Jews to emigrate, US officials are seeking to slow down the possible flow of Soviet immigrants.

  • Big News from the Icebox.  // National Review;7/23/1982, Vol. 34 Issue 14, p878 

    The article reports on criticism of U.S. President Ronald Reagan's recent speeches on the Soviet Union by Soviet government officials. The officials think that the President's discourse has offended people of the Soviet Union and was counterproductive.

  • Mack asks Obama to show him the money. Townes, Glenn // New York Amsterdam News;10/13/2011, Vol. 102 Issue 41, p4 

    The article reports that Trenton, New Jersey's mayor, Tony Mack participated in a discussion with the U.S. government officials, seeking federal aid for the city's government.

  • THE WEEK.  // National Review;6/27/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 13, p762 

    The article presents international political updates as of June 1980. Iranian leader Ayatollah Khomeini announced that his nation is in chaos. Teamsters Union leader Frank Fitzsimmons opposes a bill in the U.S. Congress seeking to deregulate the trucking industry. The political clout of...

  • SOCIOLOGY. HUSSLEIN, JOSEPH // America;1/22/1921, Vol. 24 Issue 14, p342 

    The article discusses issues related to Communism International in the U.S. as of January 22, 1921. A report on the opinion of American Socialists regarding Russian Communists was expressed in their New York newspaper "Call," stating their appreciation of Bolshevism and the Soviet government. An...

  • New Periodical/Database SIG approved.  // Key Words;Oct-Dec2008, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p119 

    The article reports that the May 2008 board meeting of the American Society for Indexing (ASI) was approved as an official ASI Special Interest Group (SIG) in the U.S. The mission of the group is to provide a discussion space where members can communicate with other members who are interested in...

  • New religion law fraught with potential for abuses. Nickles, Beverly // Christianity Today;11/17/97, Vol. 41 Issue 13, p66 

    Reports on the Russian Law of Freedom of Conscience which had become official last October 1. Concerns of evangelical worshipers that the Russian government will seek to terminate their religious activities; Why religious and human rights activists are protesting the law as discriminatory...

  • Moscow: Testing, Testing ...  // Time;11/29/1976, Vol. 108 Issue 22, p29 

    The article offers news briefs related to the government and politics in Soviet Union. A bomb threat at the U.S. Bicentennial exhibit in Moscow's Sokolniki Park was reported by soviet officials. The Kremlin expelled third-ranking U.S. embassy official Marshall Brement and failed to respond to...

  • ASIS Urges Continued Discussion On 'Sensitive-but-Unclassified' Issue.  // Information Today;May1987, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p29 

    This article reports on the position of the American Society for Information Science (ASIS) on the U.S. government's plan to limit access to unclassified government data in 1987. The Board of Directors of ASIS urged the Executive Branch of the U.S. government to engage in full and public...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics