John Foster Dulles

John Foster Dulles
United States diplomat who (as Secretary of State) pursued a policy of opposition to the USSR by providing aid to American allies (1888-1959)
Syn: ↑Dulles
Instance Hypernyms: ↑diplomat, ↑diplomatist

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John Foster Dulles [John Foster Dulles]
(1888–1959) a US lawyer who became ↑Secretary of State (1953–9) under President Eisenhower. He developed a US foreign policy that was strongly opposed to the USSR and to Communism, which he considered to be morally evil.

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