• Second World War Members Of Nato
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    As the second World War was coming to an end, the representatives of some fifty nations met in San Francisco to sign the United Nations Charter in an attempt to unify many countries. The date was June 26 1946, and the countries that signed the charter did so to put themselves in a better position if any conflict were to arise in the future. During the time the charter was drawn and the treaty was signed, April 4 1949, ten countries who had signed the charter were in need of more protection that ...
  • Nato And The United States
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    The United States had an isolationist outlook on international policies during its early history. But that has changed, starting in the 20 th century. The United States is now involved in many international organizations, including The North Atlantic Treaty Organization. "The North Atlantic Alliance was founded on the basis of a Treaty between member states entered into freely by each of them after public debate and due parliamentary process. The Treaty upholds their individual rights as well a...
  • Basking Sharks Feet One Shark
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    Basking shark Cetorhinus maximus (Gunner us) 1765 Bone Shark Bigelow and Schroeder, 1948, p. 147. In light of recent reports of basking sharks along the New England Coast we have assembled this page to provide information concerning this second largest of all sharks. This species is not known to be aggressive or dangerous but like any large animal should be treated with respect. The information below is taken from Bigelow and Schroeder, Fishes of the Gulf of Maine. The basking shark resembles th...
  • North Atlantic Treaty Organization
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    North Atlantic Treaty Organization World War II had created stained relations between the United States and the Soviet Union. This created a state of undeclared war, that would last for nearly 50 years. Although the threat of nuclear devastation hovered over the people of the United States, a new program was created to provide a 'Partnership for Peace' between countries with like views to ban together against the Soviet Union. Complications in the more or less alliance of the United States, Brit...
  • United States Nato Policy Treaty
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    United States Policy Towards NATO In this paper I will first explain the history of NATO and the United States policy towards it. I will then give three reasonable policy recommendations for the United States towards NATO. This is important because NATO is an organization with a very brief history but it has molded Europe and other countries and has made a safe-haven from war for the past five decades. NATO was spawn out of the Western countries of Europe fearing the expansion of the greedy, hun...
  • Un Vs Nato United Nations
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    UN Vs. NATO The United Nations and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization are two different groups, but they affect the world in the same way. They both want to make a difference in today's world, they strive for peace and prosperity, and they work hard to accomplish their goals. The UN and NATO are similar in the way they are organized. They are each structured into several groups. They both have councils, a Secretary General, and Secretariat. The UN is made up of six organs. They are the coun...
  • Nato's Actions In Kosovo
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    Nato Actions in Kosovo Contravened International Law On Wednesday 24 th March 1999 NATO Chief Javier Solana ordered air strikes on Serbian troops. These soldiers were in their sovereign country and in an area was known as Kosovo. In this essay I will discuss how the situation arose and what were the real aims of this action. The Serbian province of Kosovo has long been regarded as the most volatile region in all of the former Yugoslavia. Serbian authorities abolished Kosovo's parliament in 1990...
  • Nato European Command
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    NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANIZATION (NATO) Introduction: The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is a US-oriented defense alliance that was formed on August 24, 1949 through a treaty, which was signed on April 4, 1949 by Belgium, Canada, Denmark, France, Iceland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, the UK and the USA. The basic aim of this alliance was to protect European states from the possible aggression by USSR, which after the Second War looked determined to expand he...
  • Northern Hemisphere Movie Ocean Ice
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    The movie, The Day After Tomorrow, addresses the issue of global warming. The movie's portrayal of the events caused by global warming was extreme and not very believable. Some of the information is backed up by science but most is completely off the wall and non realistic. The movie cited the cause of the global climate change to be the rise in temperature due to greenhouse gasses. The warmer temperatures caused the polar ice caps to melt, and the increased amount of freshwater in the ocean dis...
  • Whales Blue Whale
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    Whale weighs as much as 20 elephants but lives beneath the sea. The blue whale is Earth's largest animal. Larger than the largest of ancient dinosaurs, blue whales can grow to be more than 100 feet (30 meters) long and weigh nearly 150 tons. Not all whales are so large. The much smaller pilot whale grows to about 28 feet (8. 5 meters) in length. And dolphins, which belong to the whale family, range only from 3 to 13 feet (1 to 4 meters). Although whales spend their lives in the sea, they are, l...
  • A World Of Peace Foreign Policy
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    A WORLD OF PEACE Imagine yourself as a citizen. of another country. Whether it may be China, Russia, or England. Your view of actions that America takes will be far different from those who live in America. Basically, America stands for many things all around the world. Good, bad or in between, our actions as a country, I believe, are rarely understood or justified. Do we really need to concern ourselves with their opinions Usually America's best interests are not the same interests of other co...
  • Development Of Partnership For The Future Enlargement Nato
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    NATO has always been open for an inclusion of the new members. As article 10 of the North Atlantic Treaty declares "The Parties may, by unanimous agreement, invite any other European State in a position to further the principles of this Treaty and to contribute to the security of the North Atlantic area to accede to this Treaty." Thus, in 1952, Greece and Turkey joined the original twelve members of the Alliance, followed by Federal Republic of Germany in 1955 and in 1982 by Spain. Nevertheless,...
  • Atlantic Ocean North Sea 000
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    Atlantic Ocean The Atlantic Ocean, second largest of the world's oceans, occupies an elongated, S-shaped basin extending in a north-south direction and is divided into the North Atlantic and South Atlantic by EQUATORIAL COUNTERCURRENTS at about 8 deg north latitude. Bounded by North and South America on the west and Europe and Africa on the east, the Atlantic is linked to the Pacific Ocean by the Arctic Ocean on the north and the Drake Passage on the south. An artificial connection between the A...