Archive | February 8, 2013

Memories of U.S. Govt. Kowtowing to Communist Hungary

I see in the papers that Mark Palmer,the U.S. ambassador to Hungary from 1986 to 1990, has passed away. I never met Palmer but I dealt with the U.S. embassy staff in Budapest several times when I was visiting there in 1986 and 1987. Those folks drove me nuts: they seemed willfully oblivious to the […]

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