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Published by Soviet News in London .
Written in English

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Statement[A.A. Gromyko ... et al.].
ContributionsGromyko, A.A. 1909-, Soviet News.
The Physical Object
Pagination40p. ;
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20194741M

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Andrei A. Gromyko: On American Intervention In Korea, Statement by the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the USSR, July 4, The events now taking place in Korea broke out on June 25 as the result of a provocative attack by the troops of the South Korean authorities on the frontier areas of the Korean People’s Democratic Republic. Parallel, but in June American observers did not anticipate an invasion of the South. Determined to unite Korea by force, the North Koreans invaded South Korea on 25 June. An initially hesitant United States decided that it must take a stand against this armed aggression. American military intervention was ineffective at first, but byFile Size: KB. The American intervention in Korea was embarked under a banner of preserving the “American way of life.” In order to understand why the United States perceived the expansion of Soviet Union as a big threat – and not the western colonial powers, who dominated the world in the 19 th and early 20 th century – it is necessary to grasp the. The United States engaged in forty-six military interventions from –, from – that number increased fourfold to

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