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  • Detente is not a new policy but merely an extension of the outward movement.

    Détente in Africa

  • Henry Kissinger, Nixon created an approach called Detente, which was relaxed tensions between the United States and it's two major communist rivals, the Soviet Union and China.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • Henry Kissinger, Nixon created an approach called Detente, which was relaxed tensions between the United States and its two major communist rivals, the Soviet Union and China.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • With the help of National Security Adviser [[Henry Kissinger]], Nixon created an approach called Detente, which was relaxed tensions between the United States and itst wo major communist rivals, the Soviet Union and China.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • My understanding is the seminal work is Killing Detente by Anne Hessing Cahn.

    Matthew Yglesias » Cold War Hawks and the Soviet Economy

  • To be politically correct during the time that NASA was promoting Detente with the Russians, waivers were generated so that the Soyuz wouldn't have to be man rated to the U.S. standards.

    Report - Don't Extend Shuttle Program - NASA Watch

  • For détente, the final campaign, and the beginning of the end of the Cold War, the massive and magisterial Raymond Garthoff, Detente and Confrontation: American-Soviet Relations from Nixon to Reagan Washington, 1985 is indispensable.

    Between War and Peace

  • Detente was trying to happen and the jolly Soviet leader was seeing America, including a stop on an Iowa farm.

    Jeff Gralnick: Appreciating The Don

  • Governor Palin, Detente is not a part of the Bush Doctrine!

    Beat 360° 9/23/08

  • WAS.INGTON U.S. Works for Libya Deal to Preserve Delicate Detente The White House, fearing a souring in its rapprochement with Libya, is trying to hammer out a compromise on billions of dollars in restitution Col. Moammar Gadhafi's government is supposed to be paying to its terrorism victims.

    U.S. Watch

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