TITLE

Gracias, Fidel

AUTHOR(S)
Szulc, Tad
PUB. DATE
May 1976
SOURCE
New Republic;5/22/76, Vol. 174 Issue 21, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the history of the influence of Cuba in controlling the foreign policy of the U.S. towards other countries. Role of Cuba in affecting the formulation of public policies by the U.S., in other countries; Features of the foreign policy of U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger in South Africa; Opposition of the U.S. to minority white rule in Rhodesia; Belief of several people that Cuban Prime Minister Fidel Castro also affected the U.S.-Soviet relations; Concerns of President Lyndon Baines Johnson that Cuban revolution might affect the status of Panama Canal; Program launched by former President John F. Kennedy to avert the spread of the Cuban revolutionary influence.
ACCESSION #
9937732

 

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