Our Commitments in Asia: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Asian and Pacific Affairs of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-third Congress, Second Session ...
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Asian and Pacific Affairs
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1974 - Asia - 274 pages
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Page 266 - Resolved (two-thirds of the Senators present concurring therein), That the Senate advise and consent to the ratification...
Page 265 - In this respect his authority would be nominally the same with that of the King of Great Britain, but in substance much inferior to it. It would amount to nothing more than the supreme command and direction of the military and naval forces, as first general and admiral of the confederacy; while that of the British King extends to the declaring of war and to the raising and regulating of fleets and armies; all which by the Constitution under consideration would appertain to the legislature...
Page 114 - The Paris Agreement on Ending the War and Restoring Peace in Vietnam...
Page 125 - Each Party recognizes that an armed attack in the Pacific area on any of the Parties would be dangerous to its own peace and safety and declares that it would act to meet the common danger in accordance with its constitutional processes.
Page 265 - What the Constitution does, and all that it does, is to confer upon the President certain powers capable of affecting our foreign relations, and certain other powers of the same general nature upon the Senate, and still other such powers upon Congress; but which of these organs shall have the decisive and final voice in determining the course of the American nation is left for events to resolve.
Page 12 - On behalf of the subcommittee, I want to thank you very much for your appearance here today.
Page 249 - The Function and Role of the Indonesian Armed Forces in the Period of Consolidation and Integration (19691973), Jakarta o.
Page 127 - ... Government does not challenge that position. It reaffirms its interest in a peaceful settlement of the Taiwan question by the Chinese themselves. With this prospect in mind, it affirms the ultimate objective of the withdrawal of all US forces and military installations from Taiwan. In the meantime, it will progressively reduce its forces and military installations on Taiwan as the tension in the area diminishes.
Page 158 - I would like to thank you for inviting me to share with you some of the views of the Center for Defense Information on the American military forces in Asia and the Pacific.
Page 54 - Various organisations, such as the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the International Monetary Fund and the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade, were established and summit meetings to discuss urgent problems became a regular event.