The POWs

Cooper, Chester L.
May 1975
New Republic;5/3/75, Vol. 172 Issue 18, p12
Focuses on the U.S. prisoners of war during the Vietnam conflict from 1961-1975. Efforts of the U.S. to pressurize North Vietnamese to call off the trials against the prisoners of war; Importance of the prisoners of war for North Vietnam; Role of the prisoners of war in the U.S. politics; Need to recognize that American military assistance cannot compensate for fatal political weaknesses.


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