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Stran 8 - Our policy is directed not against any country or doctrine but against hunger, poverty, desperation, and chaos. Its purpose should be the revival of a working economy in the world so as to permit the emergence of political and social conditions in which free institutions can exist.
Stran 8 - If the Western Democracies stand together in strict adherence to the principles of the United Nations Charter, their influence for furthering those principles will be immense and no one is likely to molest them. If however they become divided or falter in their duty, and if these all-important years are allowed to slip away, then indeed catastrophe may overwhelm us all.
Stran 8 - This Court, in deciding claims for wrongs incident to service under the Tort Claims Act, cannot escape attributing some bearing upon it to enactments by Congress which provide systems of simple, certain, and uniform compensation for injuries or death of those in armed services.
Stran 8 - These powers ought to exist without limitation ; because it is impossible to foresee or define the extent and variety of national exigencies, or the correspondent extent and variety of the means which may be necessary to satisfy them.
Stran 8 - We have tried since the birth of our nation to promote our love of peace by a display of weakness. This course has failed us utterly, cost us millions of lives and billions of treasure.
Stran 8 - ... Anti-Apartheid Act of 1986, US imports of antimony, chrome ore, ferrosilicon, and other strategic minerals from the USSR have increased dramatically. Given Moscow's hard currency squeeze, these new export opportunities offer some relief. But the US must avoid forming a strategic dependency on such trade. As a major oil exporter, the USSR profited handsomely from the OPEC oil price hikes of 1974 and 1979. The Soviet Union is on record as having encouraged the Arab States to use oil as a weapon...
Stran 8 - FROM OUR GLOBAL RESPONSIBILITIES. OUR NAVAL COMMAND IN THE PERSIAN GULF, THE MIDDLE EAST FORCE, WAS CREATED IN 1949 TO PROTECT OUR NATIONAL INTERESTS IN THAT VITAL PART OF THE WORLD: IN THE AFTERMATH OF WORLD WAR II, IT WAS CONSIDERED ESPECIALLY IMPORTANT FOR US TO MAINTAIN STABILITY IN THIS CRITICALLY IMPORTANT REGION. BEAR IN MIND THAT IRAN WAS THEN A MAJOR TARGET OF SOVIET INFILTRATION AND THAT IT WAS ONLY AFTER REPEATED DEMANDS FROM THE US THAT THE RED ARMY FINALLY WAS FORCED OUT OF IRAN. IT...
Stran 8 - DoD Total 65 79 85 89 90 93 96 The Services' ability to offset demographic changes and improved economic conditions is directly attributable to our programs to maintain fair and comparable military compensation, to enhance the quality of military life in both the workplace and at home/ and to support the Services' recruiting programs with adequate resources. If you sustain your commitment to these programs, we will be able to continue to satisfy our military manpower requirements with high-quality...

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