Volume 9, Number 23, June 15, 1982



Energy Insider

by William Engdahl

Carter’s policy again?

Investigative Leads

by Jeffrey Steinberg

Border targeted for terrorist upheavals.

Dateline Mexico

by Josefina Menéndez

The Sonora battle.

Middle East Report

by Judith Wyer

The fruits of an alliance.


Steven Douglas, the National Democratic Policy Committee coordinator for Pennsylvania.

Eye on Washington

by Stanley Ezrol

Congressional Closeup

by Barbara Dreyfuss and Susan Kokinda


The American responsibility.


A Chicken Game with the Polish Debt

by Kathy Burdman

The Moynihan-Kasten bill to force U.S. banks to declare Polish obligations in default is now seen as a danger even by some of its Pentagon originators.

India Cancels Its British Steel Contract

by Uma Zykofsky

The Spooky Case of Quebec’s Bombardier

by Pierre Beaudry

The company interlinks with Space Research’s gunrunning networks.

Currency Rates

Deregulation Brings an End to U.S. Commercial Aircraft Orders

by Leif Johnson

The only current option given the shrinkage of foreign orders is military production.


by Kathy Burdman

U.S. banks undercapitalized.

Domestic Credit

by Richard Freeman

Now capital goods are plummeting.


by Cynthia Parsons

U.S. grain: for sale cheap.

Trade Review

by Mark Sonnenblick

Business Briefs

Special Report

Debt Weapon on the Agenda for Latin American Nationalists

by Dennis Small

‘The Monroe Doctrine Applies to the Malvinas’

by Dennis Small

Dennis Small’s exclusive interview with Argentine Foreign Minister Nicanor Costa Méndez.

‘It Would Be Legitimate for Argentina Not To Pay the Debt’

by Dennis Small

Dennis Small’s exclusive interview with Panamanian Foreign Minister Jorge Illueca.

LaRouche in Mexico: ‘I am the Chief U.S. Public Figure Defending Latin America’

by Timothy Rush


Assassination Threats Line the Summit Route

by Robert Greenberg

A dossier.

Peking Allies with the Muslim Brotherhood

by Judith Wyer

With Pakistan’s help, the Chinese are moving into the Gulf—as are their Hong Kong friends.

Papandreou Ups the Ante on the Cyprus Issue

by Nancy Coker

As we predicted.

Colombia: An Electoral Defeat for the Anglophiles

by Valerie Rush

How NATO Created Environmentalism and the Peace Movement

by Laurent Murawiec

International Intelligence


Nuclear Strategy: A New Level of Official Insanity

by Lonnie Wolfe

The DOD’s “target the Soviet elite” doctrine: political and military implications.

Bold Steps Demanded at AIAA

by Marsha Freeman and Robert Gallagher

A conference report on the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics sessions on space and beam-weapon policies.

National News