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Foreign Relations Authorization Act, fiscal years 1988 and 1989 – Ronald Reagan’s statement, Dec. 22, 1987

Foreign Relations Authorization Act, fiscal years 1988 and 1989 – Ronald Reagan’s statement, Dec. 22, 1987 – transcript Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1988 and 1989 PRESIDENT’S STATEMENT, DEC. 22, 1987(1) I have today signed H.R. 1777, the “Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1988 and 1989.” Certain issues raised by its provisions, however, […]

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U.S. announces arms control negotiators

U.S. announces arms control negotiators – transcript PRESIDENT’S STATEMENT, JAN. 18, 1985 Today I have asked three highly capable Americans to be the head negotiators of each of the three groups making up the U.S. delegation to the negotiations on nuclear and space arms. These negotiations will take place in accordance with the agreement reached […]

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President’s visit to Canada – President Reagan address before and during his visit in Ottawa April 5-6, 1987

President’s visit to Canada – President Reagan address before and during his visit in Ottawa April 5-6, 1987 – transcript President Reagan met with Prime Minister Brian Mulroney in Ottawa April 5-6, 1987. Following are remarks the President made before and during his visit..sup.1 RADIO ADDRESS, APR. 4, 1987.sup.2 President John F. Kennedy once said […]

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Secretary meets with Israeli Foreign Minister – James A. Baker and Moshe Arens addresses

Secretary meets with Israeli Foreign Minister – James A. Baker and Moshe Arens addresses – transcript Following are remarks by Secretary Baker and Israeli Foreign Minister Moshe Arens after their meeting at the Department of State on March 13,1989. (1) Secretary Baker We affirmed to the [Foreign] Minister that President Bush and I are firmly […]

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Middle East peace: facing realities and challenges

Middle East peace: facing realities and challenges Address before the Council on Foreign Relations in New York City on June 14, 1988. Ambassador Murphy is Assistant Secretary for Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs. Major transformations are underway in global political and economic relations. And significant improvements are taking place in relations between the United […]

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Earthquake in the Soviet Union – White House statement

Earthquake in the Soviet Union – White House statement – transcript WHITE HOUSE STATEMENT, DEC. 8, 1988 The President and Mrs. Reagan telephoned General Secretary and Mrs. Gorbachev at the Soviet Mission in New York this morning to convey their sympathy at the earthquake in the Soviet Union and to wish them well on their […]

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Visit of Dominican Republic president – remarks by Ronald Reagan and Joaquin Balaguer

Visit of Dominican Republic president – remarks by Ronald Reagan and Joaquin Balaguer – transcript President Joaquin Balaguer Ricardo of the Dominican Republic made an official working visit to Wash ington, D.C., March 24-25,1988, to meet with President Reagan and other government officials. Following are remarks made by the two Presidents after their meeting on […]

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President Reagan’s interview for a Japanese newspaper

President Reagan’s interview for a Japanese newspaper – transcript Q. The year 1985 marks the 40th anniversary of the end of World War II. At this date, how do you perceive the present situation of the world, especially in regard to East-West relations? A. Those 40 years have seen some remarkable changes in the world. […]

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The United Nations at forty: economic successes and failures – W. Allen Wallis’ address

The United Nations at forty: economic successes and failures – W. Allen Wallis’ address – transcript Just over 2 weeks ago, President Reagan spoke before the General Assembly of the United Nations. At the beginning of his address, he compared the UN’s laudable ideal of sparing succeeding generations from the “scourge of war” with the […]

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Toward the 21st century: the future for multilateral diplomacy – Richard S. Williamson address

Toward the 21st century: the future for multilateral diplomacy – Richard S. Williamson address – transcript Address before the annual conference of the Department of Public Information for Nongovernmental Organizations at UN Headquarters in New York City on September 16, 1988. Ambassador Williamson is Assistant Secretary for International Organization Affairs, I firmly believe that as […]