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Artist or CreatorLeslie Gibbard
Title or CaptionWhat these orientals don't seem to realise is how important not losing face is to us in the west
Extent1 item
Published byThe Guardian
Date27 Jan 1972
FormatNewspaper
Person DepictedNixon; Richard M. (Richard Milhous), (1913-1994)
Thieu; Nguyen van (1923-); President
NotesNews: 25 Jan: President Nixon disclosed that the United States had been secretly negotiating with the North Vietnamese for the past 30 months for an overall Indo-China settlement. The main feature of Nixon's eight-point proposal was a softening of the requirement for a mutual withdrawal of both American and North Vietnamese troops from South Vietnam.
News: 26 Jan: A Japanese soldier who remained faithful to his orders never to surrender was captured after 28 years of hiding on the Pacific Island of Guam.
SubjectsEast-West relations
Manners and customs
peace treaties
USA
Surrender
Vietnam War 1964-1973
Vietnam
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