Unpleasant questions

Fenyvesi, Charles
January 1994
U.S. News & World Report;1/10/94, Vol. 116 Issue 1, p17
Reports that the elevation of Strobe Talbott to the State Department's second-ranking post has not comforted Capitol Hill critics of the administration's foreign policy. Problem that Talbott is an overly enthusiastic cheerleader for Russian President Boris Yeltsin; Examples; Expected confirmation of Talbott by the Senate.


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