U.S.-Vietnam Relations

The subcommittee heard testimony from administration officials, members of veterans' groups and others on normalizing U.S. relations with… read more

The subcommittee heard testimony from administration officials, members of veterans' groups and others on normalizing U.S. relations with Vietnam. The normalization of relations would extend trading and commerce rights and political ties between the two countries, which have not had normalized relations since the mid-1970's, when the U.S. pulled the last of its soldiers from the country. Opponents of normalized relations desire all information on American POW/MIA’s from the Vietnam War to be released prior to normalizing relations, while supporters claim the increased closeness between the two countries would allow for increased access to Vietnamese records on the Vietnam War. close

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  • Ed Ross Analyst Department of Defense->POW/MIA
  • John Terzano President Vietnam Veterans of America
  • Al Baker Representative Halliburton Energy Services
  • Bob Kerrey U.S. Senator [D] Nebraska
  • John F. Kerry U.S. Senator [D] Massachusetts
  • Winston Lord Assistant Secretary Department of State->East Asian and Pacific Affairs
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U.S.-Vietnam Relations

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Program ID:
45944-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 21, 1993 | 10:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jul 24, 1993 | 1:39pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Jul 21, 1993 | 10:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 22, 1993 | 4:18am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 24, 1993 | 1:39pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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