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US Foreign Policy

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The US foreign policy is the policy through which the US interacts with other nations. The overall goal of this policy is to secure democracy for the benefit of both the American and international communities.
It's getting down to this deadline. Personally I would not expect Iran to keep to the agreements as arranged. We can sign all the treaties we want they will not keep to it. Now we have Iran and Russia working together. We see these alliances. One day they will try to take over the USA. They may...
To continue training Iraqi forces to combat Isis
The Continuity Irish Republican Army is an Irish republican paramilitary group that aims to bring about a united Ireland . It is an illegal organisation in the Republicof Ireland and is designated a terrorist organization in the UnitedStates.
the way 911 affected america was that many people died in thepentagon and in the twin towers.
The United States didn't join the League of Nations because someAmericans, including senators and other government officials,disliked the idea of the League of Nations, because it went againstU.S. policies of isolationism.
Mohamad reza shah pahlavi aka aryamehr was the consistently the most pro US leader in middle east during his 37 reign. Iran's economy and military and anything in between was some how modeled Americans.He was the first Muslim leader to establish realtionship with Israel and urged president saddat of...
There are Muslims that claim that the United States is taking activities designed to keep the Sunnis and Shiites from reconciling, but this is false. Sunni and Shiite Muslims have actually been brought together politically by the United States both domestically and in Iraqi politics. The United...
America's basic foreign policy has been that America must defend its foreign interests related to trade and security. The main foreign policy position opposed to this is called isolationism.
because they did not want ot lose their power,wealth,and in their minds superiority over other nations and there was so many racist in America they did not want to treat blacks and minoritys the same as they treat themselfs
It has been seen as one of the causes of the Iranian Hostage Crisis.
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Open access to China for all foreign investors.
First, Britain and the US do not claim to be Christian civilizations; they claim to be Secular. The claim that they are Christian civilizations is often imputed to them because the majority of their populations are Christian. However, they do not govern according to Christian principles or ideals;...
Admiral Matthew C. Perry is known for opening Japan to trade withthe United States. This opening took at least two trips to Japan.In addition, credit must be given to US President Millard Fillmorewho authorized Perry's expedition.
To protect the life, liberty, and happiness of American citizens
You can bring up the idea of the cold war and the fear of the spread of communist governments. The fear was that if governments that were hostile towards the United States obtained nuclear weapons then we would no longer have the strategic advantage. This fear led to the Cuban Missile Crisis when...
Any nation that was either friendly or non-friendly were the guidelines. If they swayed towards the communists, they were considered un-friendly; and covert operations would commence. If they were friendly, then they might be monitored (if they were walking in the gray area-capable of swaying back...
The u.s policy during the first world war was policy of isolation\n
America tried to remain neutral while still supporting the allied nations
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The US Navy monitored the Persian Gulf during the Iran-Iraq War 1980-1988. The only casualties was when an Iraqi missile struck the USS Stark (Frigate) killing over 30 US Sailors, and nearly sinking the ship.
The United States was not involved in the British-Soviet operation to force the resignation of Reza Pahlavi for his son in 1941. The United States was involved in the coup d'état used to restore Mohammed Reza Pahlavi to the Imperial Throne in 1953. They did this at the whim of the British who...
Japan would deny passports to any Japanese citizens who wanted to come to America.
\n. \n Answer \n. \nTe stated United States policy goals for the Middle East are as follows in order of importance:\n. \n1) Provide an uninterrupted flow of oil\n2) Survival and security of the State of Israel \n3) The security and stability of friendly Arab states\n4) Preventing the spread of...
Muslims don't hate Americans but they hate some US governmental policies that are biased against Islam and Muslims. Refer to related question below. .
Preventing the spread of Communism to new areas of the world and weakening it where it already existed
Answer . As I'm not privy to White House documents, I'll have to go with what the government STATED was the primary goal...Containment of communism. The idea was that A) The U.S. would not invade communists countries, but they would do whatever it took to prevent communism to spread into other...
to isolate america from the war
The United States supported Israel against the Arab countries of Egypt and Syria in war. However, most Arabs hated US Foreign Policy long before the Arab-Israeli War of 1973.
The US is the world's only superpower. It is the strongest country in the world, both on a military stance as well as an economic stance. It is also perhaps the most influential country in the world. If you're asking why the US is so important to Israel, is because the US is Israel's greatest ally.
By making the united states once again go through another "witch hunt" and showing that we were a nation growing paranoid of communism and socialism.. combined with all the factors of arms races, nuclear fears of war..
From a historical standpoint, American foreign policy was one of constant change, starting from one of neutrality, changing to one of isolationism, retreating back to neutrality and then finally engaging in a complete interventionist approach in the aftermath of World War II. After the collapse of...
Reza Shah Pahlavi was the Shah of the Imperial State of Iran fromDecember 15, 1925, when he took power from the previous QajjarDynasty, until he was forced to abdicate by the Anglo-Sovietinvasion of Iran on September 16, 1941.
Answer 1 Well... Kind of! Because they are jealous of England and they just really want to start a war with us but they know that if they did, they would get there asses kicked!! Answer 2 The question fails to note the differences between American policy and the American people. As American...
During the years of 1930-1941 the goals of American foreign policy has changed. They have been struggling with the balance of isolationism and intervention. So instead of getting involved in the war in Europe they just been finding all kinds of ways they can help but not get involved such as trading...
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Yes. The president asked his advice and Jefferson told him that the United States should not get involved with European wars or affairs.
Honestly, I don't know. I've asked this question about a milliontimes and nobody has helped me. Anyway, don't you know that wikianswers and wikipedia can't be trusted. The information isinaccurate. But whatever your grade is at stake! But I found thisis my textbook. I'm not sure if it's going to...
Lyndon Johnson The first president to send a fighting force into Vietnam wasPresident Lyndon B. Johnson although President Dwight D. Eisenhowersported the French in the First Indochina War with navy and airsupport no actual forces had set food inside Vietnam
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The prevailing thought was that the US adopted the policy ofIsolationism. However, it's more likely they adopted instead thepolicy of non-intervention, where it chose not to take a side, butactively mediate for peace. That did not last as the war went on,and they entered the war on 1917, taking the...
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Answer 1 . Because USA support Iran enemies. . Because USA wants Iran to be a puppet like many othercountries. Answer 2 The US had a warm relationship with the Shah of Iran and supportedhim for a few decades. After the Iranian Revolution, the Shah fledto Egypt, but was forced to come to the...
Answer 1 You must understand that not all people are religious to beginwith. And also most people are uneducated about the country'shistory, The first they heard of the middle eastern country's whenthey were linked to 9/11 and terrorism/the war in iraq. People can be stupid sometimes Answer 2 ...
It is conceivable that the United States could take a more criticalposition towards Israel, but for the next two decades, the USshould maintain a Pro-Israel approach because of the large numberof Zionist Christians in the United States. In a few decades,however, the younger generation of Americans...
Prior to the British, French, and Israeli Invasion, the State Department already had a few objectives as concerns Egypt. They wanted to prevent a second Arab-Israeli War and they wanted to keep the Suez Canal in European hands since its nationalization could have a negative impact on the passage of...
The Yalta Conference In Attendance: FD. Roosevelt (president of USA) Stalin (Dictator of Russia) Churchill (Prime minister of England) Date: February, 1945 Purpose: The Yalta Conference was a meeting to discuss the fate of Germany after the war had been won. Decisions made: ...
The main reason the US and Iran dispute is because of Israel.Israel is loathed by Islamic nations because it is located in theregion of Palestine (the Holy Land) which is seen as the placewhere Mohammed achieved his highest form of enlightenment, however,it is also the birthplace of Judaism and...
The US liked nationalist not communist countries
The Cold War policy was called "containment." By supporting anti-communist governments and movements, the US attempted to match the Soviet attempts to create new communist governments that would become client states of the USSR.
The US imposed a weapons embargo on the area that adversely effectedIsrael more than its Arab neighbors and the US did not recognize thestate until 1949.
The US imposed a weapons embargo on the area that adversely effected Israel more than its Arab neighbors and the US did not recognize the state until 1949.
Back door diplomacy is basically the practice of nations to conductpolitics out of the view of the public and out of the view of theinternational diplomatic world as required with highly sensitiveforeign policy issues. Basically when there may be a conflict and neither nation iswilling to admit its...
As this is a "should question" you will likely get differingperspectives. Answer 1 "Good idea if you don't mind millions of 'collateral' deaths. Bad idea if you care about humanity, the Earth, and your dignity". Answer 2 In response to Answer 1, remember 9/11 what's stopping thoseterrorists...
No. Grover Cleveland, US President TWICE (non-consecutively[!]) was well-known as a non-interventionist. During his second term in office, he spoke against the annexation of Hawaii. He was also against European colonization efforts in the Western Hemisphere, specifically, the 'Venezuela crisis' with...
Vietnam was now in the same category as the other communist nations, and treated accordingly.
Doctrine announced by President Dwight Eisenhower, made to defend the Middle East against attack by any communist country.
The Iran Hostage Crisis began on 4 November 1979.
Assuming that you are using the term "Israeli Conflict" to refer to the "Israeli-Palestinian Conflict", the following is the US view of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict. (There are other Israeli conflicts such as domestic political conflicts in Israel.) This question does not discriminate between...
The Monrow doctrine was the policy that any efforts to establish colonies in America would be viewed as an act of aggression. It lead to a "Big Brother" policy in the late 19th century, attempting to open the Latin American countries to U.S. leadership and markets.
Long telegrams influenced US foreign policies. Telegrams were used to send messages. They helped keep people and the government informed. This way the government could change policies when necessary.
US Marines were withdrawn from Lebanon. The marines were withdrawn from Lebanon A+ answer The Marines were withdrawn from Lebanon
The reason that the United States has a limit on aid is because aidis another line item in the US budget. The US does not haveinfinite resources to just hand over to Israel. Israel receivesmore aid than any other single country (but less than one-thirdthat given to the Islamic World), so it receives...
Yes, through proxy warfare. Both the US and the USSR fought each other indirectly to avoid all out war with each other that would have led to WW3. They did this by providing military support to opposite sides in conflicts between developing countries. This led to increased volatility in many Third...
In this job, the president has to take care of foreign affairs, make treaties, hire ambassadors, and tries to improve relationship with foreign countries.
He overthrew the previous Qajjar Dynasty.
they have not, simply because this would cause sanctions andembargo of supplies that the oil producing countries would need,they cannot sustain on oil alone, they need imports of food andmanufactured goods that they cannot produce themselves.
In the United States the State Department and its head, theSecretary of State makes foreign policy under the direction of theUS President. At times Senators or other Congress represtatives mayexpress their point of view on foreign policy matters.
Yes. The first reports about mass gassings were received in the US in early 1942 (or slightly earlier) and by the middle of the year the US administration was well aware of the situation. A courier from the Polish Resistance, Jan Karski, even managed to get a personal meeting with President...
The U.S. policy for WWI was isolationism and for WWII it was alsoisolationism until Pearl Harbor was attacked.
None. The only two nuclear weapons used in wartime were dropped bythe USA in Japan in 1945. Peacetime testing has occurred only inthe countries that were performing the tests.
To prevent oil-rich Arab nations from falling under Sovietinfluence. The United States had a strong interest in acquiring petroleum tofuel its growing economy and so wished to maintain a strongpresence in the Middle East. Additionally, the only high-petroleumarea of the world was the Soviet Union,...
The USA achieved the goal of removing the missles from Cuba by "quarentining" Cuba until Khruschev and JFK compromised the soviet union would remove their missles from Cuba and the USA promised to remove their missles from turkey in 6 months in order to avoid looking weak or being blown up
America is at war because of paranoia rapidly spreading throughout the minds of Americans, because of the 9/11 terrorist attack on The World Trade Center in 2001. The American government has issued this war because of the fear that another attack will occur. However, even though this reason does...
The British and French controlled the Suez Canal prior to 1956. They were afraid that its nationalization could have a negative impact on the passage of freight (and petroleum) from the Persian Gulf to Europe and the Americas. In 1956, Nasser, President of Egypt, decided to nationalize the Suez...
Answer . Because Iraq invaded Kuwait and Kuwait is an ally of the US. Iraq's invasion also was a major threat to Saudi Arabia and under no condition could the Western world allow such a concentration of the world oil reserves to be controlled by Saddam Hussein.
reduces the chances of revolution and war
To limit presidential power.