National Press Club

  • Address by Italian Prime Minister
    Address by Italian Prime Minister

    March 7, 1990

    The Italian prime minister's appearance came the day after he met with President Bush. Mr. Andreotti, who has served in the Italian government since World War II, spoke about his concerns over German reunification.

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  • Changing Military Threat in Europe
    Changing Military Threat in Europe

    March 5, 1990

    Gen. Galvin's appearance came within a month after President Bush's proposal for troop reductions in Europe had been accepted by the Soviet Union. Galvin spoke about instability in Eastern Europe, arms control proposals, and the question of a reunified Germany's membership in NATO.

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  • Free Radio's Changing Role in Eastern Europe
    Free Radio's Changing Role in Eastern Europe

    March 2, 1990

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  • New York Mayor Address
    New York Mayor Address

    February 26, 1990

    The speaker was elected mayor of New York City in November 1989. He is the first black to hold the office.

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  • Europe in Transition - A Norwegian View
    Europe in Transition - A Norwegian View

    February 23, 1990

    The prime minister is a member of Norway's Conservative Party. He discussed the changes in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe. Mr. Syse refers to the relationship of European countries within NATO and the European Community. Norway is a member of NATO but not of the European Community.

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  • Developments in Yugoslavia
    Developments in Yugoslavia

    February 21, 1990

    Vice President Pregl talked about the changes in Yugoslavia since the war. Topics included economic reforms, domestic and international markets, human rights, and political parties. He answered questions.

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  • Changes in Europe
    Changes in Europe

    February 20, 1990

    The Austrian leader discussed his county's economy, changes in Eastern Europe, and the role of European institutions in change. He also discussed Austria's application for membership in the European Community.

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  • The Struggle Against Apartheid
    The Struggle Against Apartheid

    February 14, 1990

    The speaker is an anti-apartheid activist who served jail terms in South Africa during the 1970s and 1980s. He discussed the changing situation in South Africa with the release of Nelson Mandela. South African President F.W. de Klerk announced reforms on February 2 that included the release of Mandela. Mr.…

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  • U.S.-Korea Trade Relations
    U.S.-Korea Trade Relations

    February 13, 1990

    The Korean minister of industry and trade was in Washington for an annual meeting with the U.S. Commerce secretary. He discussed trade and investment between the two countries. After his remarks he answered audience members' questions.

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  • Central American Peace Plan
    Central American Peace Plan

    February 2, 1990

    Mr. Cristiani's appearance came while he was in the United States to meet with United Nations General Secretary Javier Perez de Cuellar concerning the Central American presidents' peace plan. Cristiani also discussed the investigation into the murders of Jesuit priests in El Salvador in November 1989.

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