FOREIGN POLICY NOTES-S.Singh (7/17/01)

 

-Manuel Noriega Panamanian leader, was forced out in 1989 by George Herbert Walker Bush (Sr.)

-Camp David- is located in Maryland, USA

-Israel was first recognized by President Harry S. Truman, the country was found on the former country of Palestine

-Russian terms:

-         Glasnost- openness

-         Perestroika- restructuring

-Ho Chi Minh- Communist leader of Indo-China, fought against Japanese, French, and U.S.

-Presidents involved in Viet Nam

-         Lyndon B. Johnson- signed the Gulf of Tokin Resolution

-         Richard M. Nixon- promised to end the war in Viet Nam, also signed the Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty (SALT), the Soviet Union and the Unites States agreed to stop making nuclear ballistic missiles

-Start 1 and Start 11 (Strategic Arms Reduction) treaty to reduce U.S. and Russian nuclear arsenals2/3 from their Cold War heights.

-Salt

-Salt1- (Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty)- signed under president Richard M. Nixon

-         Salt2- (Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty)- signed under president Jimmy Carter

 

 

 

**Slogans**

 

THEODORE ROOSEVELT- Square Deal"/ New Nationalism: Policy of the Progressive Party

WOODROW WILSON- "New Freedom"

FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT- "New Deal"

HARRY S. TRUMAN- "Fair Deal"

JOHN F. KENNEDY-"New Frontier"

LYNDON B. JOHNSON-"Great Society"