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Relief for starving peoples of Europe.

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations

Relief for starving peoples of Europe.

Hearings before a subcommittee of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, Seventy-eighth Congress, first session, on S. Res. 100, a resolution favoring action looking to relief for starving peoples of Europe. November 4, 5, 11, and 18, 1943

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Europe -- Civilian relief,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Food supply -- Europe

  • Edition Notes

    Elbert D. Thomas, Chairman of the subcommittee

    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 159 p. incl. tables.
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17214265M
    LC Control Number44001734

    The phrase "humanitarian intervention and relief" reflects recent usage. Yet the types of activities that it incorporates have a long history. At times, natural disasters such as floods, hurricanes, or human-compounded disasters such as famine or war, have caused great human suffering and material damage, resulting in efforts to provide relief.   50+ videos Play all Mix - John Trudell: What Happened to the Tribes of Europe? YouTube Culture & Pride The History of Native Americans in Virginia6 wmv - Duration: At the same time, the Dominican Republic was becoming a major sugar producer because the beet sugar industry in Europe was destroyed in the war. 'American Sugar Kingdom' In his book "American Sugar Kingdom," author Cesar J. Ayala asserts that the burgeoning sugar industry permanently changed the country's landscape, social structure and economy.


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Throughout history, portions of the world's population have often. Gaining access to starving peoples, refugees and others in need of assistance often involves buying access - literally, from warlords and/or corrupt officials, or disguised as fees for visas, border crossings, airports and ports, registration of vehicles, work permits, road tolls, import duties on supplies, and 'protection insurance'/5(11).

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7 The EU is the world’s largest trader and aid donor, and has a special part-nership with 78 countries in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific (ACP). Jeremy Lester specialises in working with these countries.Those people become real in the telling rather than just the statistic they used to be for me, and the tragedy, made by the Bolshevik leaders, is painful to read about with only the saving grace of the relief effort made by the United States to feed those who were starving and provide grain for future harvests.