december memories / 17

 

NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST)

17th December, 1952 : President-elect Eisenhower and General MacArthur, sacked by President Truman as Supreme Commander, Far East, met in New York today to discuss the General’s plan for ending the war in Korea. Eisenhower has recently returned from Korea and his talks with MacArthur will not be viewed favourably by Mr Truman’s supporters.

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