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Executive Sessions of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Together With Joint Sessions With the Senate Armed Services Committee (Historical Series) Vol. IX [electronic resource]: Hearings Before the United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, and Senate Committee on Armed Services, Eighty-Fifth Congress, First Session

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations; United States Congress Senate Committee on Armed Services
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Online; EBook; Government Document
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Washington : U.S. G.P.O., 1979.
Language
English
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ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection
SuDoc Number
Y 4.F 76/2:Ex 3/2/v.9
Summary
Contains transcripts of certain Senate Foreign Relations Committee executive session hearings and minutes of Senate Foreign Relations committee executive sessions held from Jan. 7 through Aug. 29, 1957. Transcribed hearings are. a. Proposed Middle East regional security initiative and U.S. response to Suez Canal Crisis. Jan. 2, 28-30, Feb. 1, 6, 7, 12, 13, 1957. p. 1-35, 87-194, 199-204, 207-230, 233-408. Includes discussions of legislation authorizing possible deployment of U.S. military forces in Middle East to resist Soviet aggression and regional communist subversion, and of constitutional scope of presidential war-making powers. Also restores deletions made to published 1957 hearings. b. Nomination of Raymond A. Hare to be Ambassador to Egypt. Jan. 23, 1957. p. 39-85. c. Briefing on SEATO Council meeting and pending Bermuda Summit Conference between President Eisenhower and British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan. Mar. 18, 1957. p. 413-427. d. Briefing on Soviet Union and South Asian trip of Chester Bowles. Mar. 26, 1957. p. 431-453. Includes observations on life in the Soviet Union and on U.S. relations with India, Pakistan, and Afghanistan. Also reviews meeting with Soviet Communist Party Secretary Nikita S. Krushchev. e. Qualifications for ambassadorial appointments. Apr. 3, 1957. p. 455-459. f. Nomination of Robert W. Scott McLeod to be Ambassador to Ireland. May 2, 1957. p. 463-483. Focuses on adequacy of the nominee's qualifications. g. Briefing on Soviet Union by Charles E. Bohlen. May 20, 1957. p. 487-518. h. Briefing on disarmament proposals and UN Disarmament Subcommittee negotiations progress. May 23, 1957. p. 521-552. Includes discussion of proposals regarding aerial inspections to verify treaty compliance. i. Mutual Security Act of 1957 (Mark-up), May 27, June 6, 1957. p. 555-572, 579-670. Restores deletions made to published 1957 hearings. Includes discussion of Middle East military and foreign aid programs and committee mark-up session. j. Nomination of Maxwell H. Gluck to be Ambassador to Ceylon. July 30, 1957. p. 739-749.
Considers (85) S.J. Res. 19, (85) H.J. Res. 117, (85) S. 2130.
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v, 841 p. ; cm.
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  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection (last viewed Nov. 2009) Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
  • Access to the Congressional Hearings Digital Collection is restricted by license to users on UVA's network. This document may also be available in print or microform at either UVa's Alderman or Law Libraries.
  • CIS No. HRG-1979-FOR-0043
  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection. Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
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Electronic reproduction. [Bethesda, Md.] : ProQuest, 2004. digital, PDF file. ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection. Mode of access: World Wide Web via ProQuest website.
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