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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 Republic  of Ireland and is designated a terrorist organization in the United  States.
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...
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
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The Fourteen Points was a speech made by United States President Wilson to a joint session of Congress. It was the only explicit statement of war aims by any of the nations fighting in World War one.
America believed that it was their duty to expand the country.  Settlers wanted more room to plant and grow and the country wanted  to be the best in the world.
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;...
To protect the life, liberty, and happiness of American citizens
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  
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.
Japan would deny passports to any Japanese citizens who wanted to come to America.
    == Answer ==     Te stated United States policy goals for the Middle East are as follows in order of importance:     1) Provide an uninterrupted flow of oil   2) Survival and security of the State of Israel   3) The security and stability of friendly Arab states  ...
Preventing the spread of Communism to new areas of the world and weakening it where it already existed
Discuss the reasons behind the new expansionism that charagterizes  US foreign policy in the 1890s?
== 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...
to isolate america from the war
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...
from the copious amounts of sexual activity that your mother supplied
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 million  times and nobody has helped me. Anyway, don't you know that wiki  answers and wikipedia can't be trusted. The information is  inaccurate. But whatever your grade is at stake! But I found this  is my textbook. I'm not sure if it's...
Lyndon Johnson   The first president to send a fighting force into Vietnam was  President Lyndon B. Johnson although President Dwight D. Eisenhower  sported the French in the First Indochina War with navy and air  support no actual forces had set food inside Vietnam
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The prevailing thought was that the US adopted the policy of  Isolationism. However, it's more likely they adopted instead the  policy of non-intervention, where it chose not to take a side, but  actively mediate for peace. That did not last as the war went on,  and they entered the war on 1917,...
Answer 1    Because USA support Iran enemies.  Because USA wants Iran to be a puppet like many other  countries.      Answer 2   The US had a warm relationship with the Shah of Iran and supported  him for a few decades. After the Iranian Revolution, the Shah fled  to Egypt, but...
Answer 1   You must understand that not all people are religious to begin  with. And also most people are uneducated about the country's  history, The first they heard of the middle eastern country's when  they were linked to 9/11 and terrorism/the war in iraq.   People can be stupid...
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, 1945Purpose:The Yalta Conference was a meeting to discuss the fate of Germany after the war had been won.Decisions made:How to defeat Germany -- surround...
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 conduct  politics out of the view of the public and out of the view of the  international diplomatic world as required with highly sensitive  foreign policy issues.   Basically when there may be a conflict and neither nation is ...
As this is a "should question" you will likely get differing  perspectives.    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...
  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 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 aid  is another line item in the US budget. The US does not have  infinite resources to just hand over to Israel. Israel receives  more aid than any other single country (but less than one-third  that given to the Islamic World), so...
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...
He overthrew the previous Qajjar Dynasty.
The U.S. policy for WWI was isolationism and for WWII it was also  isolationism until Pearl Harbor was attacked.
To prevent oil-rich Arab nations from falling under Soviet  influence.    The United States had a strong interest in acquiring petroleum to  fuel its growing economy and so wished to maintain a strong  presence in the Middle East. Additionally, the only high-petroleum  area of the world was...
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.
The US has launched wars against Iraq on two distinct occasions.    The US joined the Persian Gulf War of 1990-1991 on January 17, 1991  with bombing raids on Iraqi positions along the Iraqi-Saudi border.    The US joined the Iraq War of 2003-2011 on March 20, 2003 when US  soldiers...
The United States concentrated more on domestic rather than foreign affairs.
In 1979, in anger at the United States' refusal to render the deposedShah back into Iranian custody, Iranians loyal to the Khomeini regimestormed the US embassy and took all of the embassy personnel hostage.
emphasize isolationism
  == Answer ==   The U.S did not go into the Cold War, it was a result of the world situation after the Second World War ended. The alliance between Soviet Russia and the rest of the allies during it was merely one of conveniance. Don't forget U.S and British forces invaded Russian to try and...
Answer 1  Israel is an independent country and there is no country  called/named Palestine. Palestine is a British invention. With that  said, Pres. Obama is not allowing Israel to steal Palestinian land  anymore than he is allowing Palestinians to shoot their rockets/  missiles into Israel. ...
Old factors: Manifest Destiny and Monroe Doctrine.New factors : Imperialism and Social Darwinism.The are interrelated that they all establish that America is superior and must expand to "help" other countries live the right way, the American way.U.S.A also wanted to have markets in the countries it...
America and Israel have been allies for a long time and the middleeast is an important part of the world. Amreica can get involvedwith it through Israel. Israel is an important trade partner, a stable democracy in anunstable region, and an important source of anti-terrorintelligence. In its...
I don't normally answer Cold War questions but in order for anyone to answer your question we would need to know the options to let you know which one is correct. You can resubmit your question with the options so we can help you.
Ill effects? . Ill effects? What ill effects? Do you mean the ill effects on the health of those who consume imported fruit? Or do you mean the ill effects -- if there are any -- upon the economies of countries that import fruit?. Assuming you mean bad effects upon the health of people who...
because it is the oil spill. are you like crazy asking that stupid question and uh like making me answer it? Answer it yourself
    == Answer ==     It depends, because if John Kerry became President, he would take the soldiers out of Iraq that means the Iraqis would come over here and they would finish the war in the U.S.     == No ==     This war is unlike any foreign war we've fought, ever, in...
Because of U.S. support the Shah, was the heart of his foreign policy. They took more 60 hostages and demanded American force the shah to face trial.Because the US support the Shah, was the heart of his foreign policy, hey took 60 people for hostagebecause US has anti Islamic policies especially...
idk what acts your talking about, but before WW2 the US was beginning to have more imperialistic policies. These can be seen in the US interactions with Latin America and Asia.
-- At midnight on May 14, 1948, the Provisional Government ofIsrael proclaimed the new State of Israel. That would have been 5 PM on the13 th on the US' east coast. -- Government offices in Washington DC opened 16 hours later. Onthat same date the United States, in the person of President Truman,...
The Iran-Contra affair was a political scandal which was revealed in 1986 as a result of earlier events during the Reagan Administration. It began as an operation to increase U.S.-Iranian relations, wherein Israel would ship weapons to a moderate, politically influential group of Iranians opposed to...
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It primarily has to do with two issues: Oil and Regime Support.
Yes, American Exceptionalism is what works for us.We're the first working democracy, and at the moment, we're the best. =)
President Kennedy set up a naval blockade to turn back Soviet shipsthat were carrying missiles to Cuba. The US promised not to invadeCuba and to remove nuclear missiles from Turkey and Europe inexchange for the dismantling of missile bases in Cuba. The USclaimed, that it had already planned the...
The United States supports both Israel, Egypt, and Palestine. The United States is also prepared to support and aide any Arab country (like Egypt) that is willing to trade violence and antagonism for peace. The United States support for the State of Israel is the strongest of the three comes from a...