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Author: Peter Cross
Publisher: United Nations University Press
Keywords: peacekeeping, russian, paradox, peacekeepers, regional
Number of Pages: 244
Published: 2003
ISBN-10: 9280810790
ISBN-13: 9789280810790

This book investigates the Russian military presence in its former Soviet territories, to determine whether these forces have been genuine peacekeepers or are a post-imperial presence that seeks to maintain former strategic interests.
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Author: Anthony Trollope
Publisher: Lightning Source Incorporated
Keywords: anna, lady
Number of Pages: 330
Published: 2011-10-31
ISBN-10: 1463802250
ISBN-13: 9781463802257

Daniel Thwaite sent the letter via her mother: My Dearest, This letter if it reaches you at all will be given to you by your mother, who will have read it. It is sent to her open that she may see what I say to you. She sent for me and I went to her this evening, and she told me that it was impossible that I should ever be your husband. I was so bold as to tell her ladyship that there could be no impossibility. When you are of age you can walk out from your mother's house and marry me, as can I you; and no one can hinder us. There is nothing in the law, either of God or man, that can prevent yo
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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: posts, diplomatic, staffing, presence, overseas
Number of Pages: 72
Published: 1995-03-01
ISBN-10: 078811672X
ISBN-13: 9780788116728

Presents information on the size, location, & costs of the diplomatic presence maintained by the State Dept. & over 35 other U.S. government agencies at 260 posts in about 170 countries around the world. 27 charts & tables.
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Author: Meine Pieter van Dijk
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
Keywords: africa, china, presence, new
Number of Pages: 225
Published: 2010-02-15
ISBN-10: 908964136X
ISBN-13: 9789089641366

China’s economic and political presence in Africa has expanded drastically over the past decade, especially in the sub-Saharan region. Convinced that Western attempts at providing aid to Africa have failed, Chinese officials have sought new forms of aid and invested billions to push further development in Africa. But some in the United States and around the word fear that China’s interest in sub-Saharan Africa could threaten previous efforts to protect human rights and to promote democracy in the region. The New Presence of China in Africa takes on this controversial issue, offering an ove
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Author: Reginald L. Fun
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: presence, military, okinawa, impact, involved, issues, overseas, reducing
Number of Pages: 63
Published: 1998-05
ISBN-10: 0788179438
ISBN-13: 9780788179433

The U.S. & Japan released the Final Report of the Special Action Committee on Okinawa on Dec. 2, 1996. The report made 27 recommendations to reduce the impact of the U.S. military operations & training on the Okinawan people & thereby strengthen the U.S.-Japan alliance. This report reviews the contents of the Final Report, evaluates the impact on readiness of U.S. forces based on Okinawa after implementation of the report recommendations, estimates the U.S. cost of implementing the recommendations, & determines the benefit or necessity of having U.S. Marine Corps forces on Okinawa.
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Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: presence, space, human, permanent, soviet, steps, salyut
Number of Pages: 67
Published: 2008-01
ISBN-10: 1428924019
ISBN-13: 9781428924017

As the other major spacefaring nation, the Soviet Union is a subject of interest to the Congress in their deliberations concerning the future of U.S. space activities. In the course of an assessment of Civilian Space Stations (in 1983), the Office of Tech. Assessment (OTA) undertook a study of the presence of Soviets in space & their Salyut space stations. The major element in this technical memorandum was a workshop held at OTA in Dec. 1982: it was the first occasion when a significant number of experts in this area of Soviet space activities had met for extended unclassified discussion. As a
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Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: europe, presence, military, american, reconfiguring
Number of Pages: 42
Published:
ISBN-10: 1428910425
ISBN-13: 9781428910423
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