EST. 1903 - Presenting global influential leaders from business, labour, education & government through events
Diefenbaker, John G.
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"The Spirit of Geneva" dissipated in recent months. Threats and policies of the U.S.S.R. and Krushchev. The Cold War supplanted by hot economic competition. An economic offensive everywhere in the world. The stalemate brought about by atomic weapons producing a change in the world offensive. The Communists' new Five Year Plan; policy details. Testing the will of the free world as never before. The attempt by the U.S.S.R. to enter into trade arrangements with Latin-America. Red China sending goodwill missions to Egypt, Saudi-Arabia, Liberia, Afghanistan and Ethiopia. Russia stirring up trouble in the Middle East and the Far East. China threatening Formosa with subjugation "By War if necessary." The new policy as a challenge to Britain as it threatens her supply of oil, rubber, and her overseas trade. Sir Anthony Eden and President Eisenhower's meeting out of which came the "Declaration of Washington." The Declaration as a masterpiece declaratory of the aims and purposes and idealism of the free nations. Details of what the document declares. Preliminary plans to meet the world economic challenge from the U.S.S.R. A list of some of the things that could be done to meet the new policies of the U.S.S.R.