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Artist or CreatorMichael Cummings
Title or Caption[no caption]
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date01 May 1970
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptThe quicksands of the Middle East
The swamps of S.E. Asia
"How beautiful the Earth looks from here!"
Person DepictedMao; Zedong (1893-1976)
Brezhnev; Leonid Ilyich (1906-1982)
Nixon; Richard M. (Richard Milhous), (1913-1994)
NotesNews: 27 April: The launching of China's space satellite caused Russia and America new anxieties about their security. First reactions were that it was likely to increase the pressure in both countries for the development of anti-ballistic missile systems and to make the search for disarmament more difficult. News: 30 April: The Israel Government said that it had become clear that for the first time Soviet pilots were flying operational missions from military installations under their control in Egypt. News: 30 April: Nixon decided to send aircraft and advisers into Cambodia in support of South Vietnamese forces whose aim is to destroy a network of communist bases on Cambodian territory.
SubjectsArab-Israeli war 1973-1993
Cambodia
China
Egypt
Russia
USA
Vietnam War 1964-1973
East-West relations
satellites
Copyright contact detailssyndication.queries@express.co.uk
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