Dwight D. Eisenhower Requests Funds for A Policy Known as the Eisenhower Doctrine Ca. 1957Streaming Video - 1957
Following the Suez Crisis, President Dwight Eisenhower requested funds from Congress that would provide economic and military assistance to any country in the Middle East that was "threatened" by communism. The policy, which was meant to prevent the Soviet Union from forming alliances with oil-rich Arab states, was later cited when the United States provided military assistance to Lebanon.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : WPA Film Library, 
Copyright Date: ©1957
Characteristics: video file,rda 1 online resource (1 video file (1 min., 33 sec.)) : sound