Volume 8, Number 41, October 20, 1981




by Daniel Sneider

Nguyen Co Thach, Foreign Minister of Vietnam.

Report from Bonn

by George Gregory and Rainer Apel

A fight among Social Democrats.

Dateline Mexico

by Josefina Menéndez

Where left and right opposition meets.

Book Review

by Barbara Dreyfuss

Four volumes on Dwight Eisenhower and his Administration.

Congressional Closeup

by Barbara Dreyfuss and Susan Kokinda

Energy Insider

by William Engdahl

DIA foresees ample Soviet oil.


Japan: ‘The Third World Must Have Development’

by Richard Freeman

Bank for International Settlements Conference Maps a Clampdown on International Lending

by Kathy Burdman

Instructions from the Bank of England and the Fed.

Documentation: An excerpt from Fed Governor Henry Wallich’s speech.

Turgut Özal on the IMF and Turkey

by David Goldman

Currency Rates

International Credit

by Renée Sigerson

India holds the cards on IMF loan.

Foreign Exchange

by David Goldman

Patchwork in the EMS.


by Montresor

Mr. Zijlstra’s proposal.

Domestic Credit

by Richard Freeman

False appearances.

Word Trade

by Mark Sonnenblick

Business Briefs

Special Report

Why London’s Muslim Brotherhood Killed President Sadat

by Robert Dreyfuss

On the Murder of Anwar Sadat

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

The Background: Countdown Toward the Assassination

The Anglo-Soviet Connection: General Shazli and Ramsey Clark’s Leftwing Agents

The Mossad Connection: Israel’s Sharon Promotes Arab Fundamentalism

The Church Connection: The Anglican-Orthodox Network in the Mideast

The Schlumberger Connection: Conspirators To Meet in Texas at the Rothko Chapel

The Future of Egypt: What Mubarak and the Generals Face

The Regional Threat: Sudan: Next Target of Insurgency?


Haiti and El Salvador: Depopulation Laboratories

by Linda de Hoyos

Refugees and civilians caught in the crossfire: a deliberate policy.

Documentation: Excerpts from William Paddock’s book on Central America.

How the IMF Is Wrecking Costa Rica

by Dennis Small

Documentation: An interview with one of the country’s most influential citizens.

Colombia: Electoral Setup for Destabilization

by Cynthia Rush

Documentation: Statements from the Catholic clergy.

A Journey to Vietnam: Its True Strengths and Weaknesses

by Daniel Sneider

Asia Editor Daniel Sneider’s commentary on his recent visit introduces his interview with the Foreign Minister.

International Intelligence


Bold Moves Required from the Reagan Administration

by Richard Cohen and Lonnie Wolfe

To address the Middle East situation and the results of Volcker’s economic policies.

Caspar Weinberger’s Defense Package: Neocolonial Warfare in Strategic Garb

by Steven Bardwell

Steven Bardwell, Editor-in-Chief of Fusion magazine and EIR’s Military Editor, explains how the DOD program reflects Global 2000 depopulation doctrines.

The CFR’s Population Specialist Calls Economic Hardship the Best Weapon

An interview with Phyllis Piotrow.

National News