TITLE

Digging out from under a long-ago war

AUTHOR(S)
Galloway, Joseph L.
PUB. DATE
February 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/14/94, Vol. 116 Issue 6, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how the trade embargo imposed by the American government stunted Vietnam's growth and interfered with attempts to repair the war ravaged land. Now, with the stroke of a pen, the embargo is being lifted. How President Bill Clinton is the first president to make a rational decision on Vietnam since Richard Nixon sounded the retreat; Pain of old war wounds and the beginning of the healing process.
ACCESSION #
9402097502

 

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