U.S.-Soviet Relations After the Soviet Coup

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Colin Powell spoke on the changing face of U.S.-Soviet military relations following the failed Soviet… read more

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Colin Powell spoke on the changing face of U.S.-Soviet military relations following the failed Soviet coup in an address to the City Club of San Diego. Chairman Powell discussed the main objectives of U.S. foreign policy concerning the Soviet Union, and advocated that the Soviet Union reduce its military spending to aid its efforts toward political and economic reform. He also discussed the new structure of the military created by the Department of Defense in reaction to the changing political conditions in the Soviet Union, Europe, and the world. General Powell responded to questions from the audience following his prepared remarks. close

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U.S.-Soviet Relations After the Soviet Coup

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21303-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
San Diego, California, United States
First Aired:
Sep 17, 1991
Last Aired:
Sep 21, 1991

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  • Sep 17, 1991 | 7:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 18, 1991 | 3:47am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 18, 1991 | 7:09am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 21, 1991 | 10:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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