Volume 12, Number 50, December 20, 1985



Middle East Report

by Thierry Lalevée

The Syrian Connection.

Eye on Washington

by Nicholas F. Benton

Death Penalty for Money-Laundering? — Water from Canada? Why Not?


Terrorism: No Time To Lose.


The Legislation Required To Stop Money-Laundering

by Edward Spannaus

Edwin Meese’s legislative proposals not only ignore the recommendations of the presidential commission, but would make it almost impossible to prosecute the higher-ups in the banking establishment.

BIS Protecting Money-Laundering

by Mark Burdman

Currency Rates

Domestic Credit

by D. Stephen Pepper

Nearing collapse.

Business Briefs


Why the Administration Has Tolerated the CDC Cover-Up of AIDS

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Looks at the looming next phase of the political revolt over AIDS.

Strategic Studies

Germany’s Positive Contribution to World Development

by Helga Zepp-LaRouche

The concluding part of Helga Zepp-LaRouche’s essay, now issued in book form in Germany.


Relatio Finalis: ‘The Sons of God Have Inalienable Rights’

Excerpts from the concluding statement of Pope John Paul II’s Extraordinary Synod in Rome.

Pope Supports Ibero-American Unity

Is Russia a ‘Most Favored Nation’?

by Vin Berg

Let Us Pray Moscow Rejects MBFR Proposal

by George Gregory

AIDS: Behind the Chazov Scandal

by Warren J. Hamerman

Pakistan: Soviet Union Incites Tribal Insurrection

by Konstantin George

The Asia Pacific Military Balance

by Uwe Henke v. Parpart and Col. (ret.) Molloy Vaughn

Presentation at EIR’s Bangkok conference.

The Greek Premier: A ‘Roman à clef

by Phocion

The third and final part of a series.

Moscow’s New Year Terrorist Explosion

by Thierry Lalevée

Soviets Seek Armed Clash with So. Africa

International Intelligence


Gramm-Rudman: The Real Enemy Is the IMF

by D. Stephen Pepper

No one likes the bill, not even its sponsors, and yet both houses passed it, the President signed it — and the IMF has taken over.

Kennan, Shultz, and the Gnostic Cult of the American Foreign Service

Senators Let Bowen Get Away with Murder

LaRouche Replies to Moynihan, Quayle

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

U.S. Tests the X-Ray Laser While Scientists Meet Nearby

by Charles B. Stevens

A conference report.

Congressional Closeup

by Ronald Kokinda and Susan Kokinda

National News