TITLE

Mending our Fences in Latin America

AUTHOR(S)
Szulc, Tad
PUB. DATE
October 1975
SOURCE
New Republic;10/25/75, Vol. 173 Issue 17, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the relations between the United States and Latin America. View that the Panama Canal is the only major irritant in the U.S.-Latin American relations; Information on the political, economic and social changes in Latin America and U.S. economic assistance to the region; Information on the involvement of the U.S. in the region on socio-political issues; Role of U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and the new policy "New Dialogue" proposed by him to solve bilateral problems; Report that an unexpected amendments to a trade bill in the U.S. Congress threw a pall over the developing relationship; Information on the concern in the State Department that President Gerald R. Ford may undercut Kissinger's efforts to negotiate a new Panama treaty; Statement that because of its overwhelming power, the burden of creating a fully acceptable relationship will always be on the United States.
ACCESSION #
9629314

 

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