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U.S. Policy and Major Issues in the 34th U.N. General Assembly, Hearings Before the Subcommittee on International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-Sixth Congress, First Session, September 13 and 19, 1979   [open pdf - 12MB]

These are the September 13 and 19, 1979 hearings on "U.S. Policy and Major Issues in the 34th U.N. General Assembly" held before the Subcommittee on International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives. From the opening statement of Don Bonker: "Representatives to the UNGA [U.N. General Assembly] will address many difficult issues, such as the question of the right to self-determination for the Palestinian people, and whether to impose economic sanctions on South Africa. Their decisions will determine the role the United Nations will play throughout the following year in coping with global problems. The purpose of this hearing is to examine and assess U.S. positions on key issues facing the 34th General Assembly. We also wan t to look a t the progress in U.S. preparations for UNGA and whether U.S. preparations are sufficient to insure effective U.S. participation in this UNGA session." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Charles William Maynes, George Dalley, John Hechinger, Charles Whalen Jr., and Donald Puchala.

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