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The Pentagon and the making of U.S. foreign policy

Jaya Krishna Baral

The Pentagon and the making of U.S. foreign policy

a case study of Vietnam, 1960-1968

by Jaya Krishna Baral

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Published by Radiant Publishers in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • United States. Department of Defense,
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975,
  • Civil supremacy over the military,
  • Foreign relations

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJaya Krishna Baral
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 333 p.
    Number of Pages333
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26898063M

      W.J. Astore Over at Foreign Policy, there’s a good article on how the Pentagon gets so much money so easily. Basically, the Pentagon complains about lack of “readiness” for war, and Congress caves. But as the article’s author, Gordon Adams, notes, most of the boost in spending goes not to training and maintenance and other.   The Pentagon isn’t as good at promoting agricultural or economic reform as the State Department or the U.S. Agency for International Development — but .

    Pentagon. TRUMP SETTLES ON NEW POLICY CHIEF: “Anthony Tata, a retired Army brigadier general, novelist and Fox News regular, will be tapped as the next Pentagon policy . "The WikiLeaks of its day" (Time) is as relevant as ever to present-day American politics. Not fake news! The basis for the film 'The Post', 'THE PENTAGON PAPERS' are a series of articles, documents, and studies examining the Johnson Administration's lies to the public about the extent of US involvement in the Vietnam War, bringing to light shocking conclusions about/5.

    In I released the Pentagon Papers, a 7,page top-secret study of U.S. decision-making in Vietnam, to the New York Times and the Washington this memoir I describe the two years I spent in Vietnam as a U.S. State Department observer, and how I came to the decision to risk my career and freedom to expose the deceptions and delusions that shaped three decades of American foreign. Later this month, Mattis will head to an international summit in Germany, where he’ll again be asked to be the leading face for the future of U.S. foreign policy. Tell us how you really feel.


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