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Artist or CreatorTrog [Wally Fawkes]
Title or Caption'But, Dickie, why mines? Why didn't you just infiltrate some British dockers into Haiphong?'
Extent1 item
Published byObserver
Date14 May 1971
FormatNewspaper
Person DepictedBrezhnev; Leonid Ilyich (1906-1982)
Nixon; Richard M. (Richard Milhous), (1913-1994)
NotesNews: 11 May: Hundreds of United States mines dropped from aircraft two days ago into the entrances to North Vietnamese ports, were automatically activated. American aircraft struck at targets around Hanoi and Haiphong and at railway lines linking North Vietnam with China.
SubjectsVietnam War 1964-1973
dockers
Industrial action
mines
telephone calls
Russia
Presidents USA
USA
East-West relations
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