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Helsinki Accords and Poland

Wojciech Wojnarowicz

Helsinki Accords and Poland

by Wojciech Wojnarowicz

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Published by Canadian Polish Congress in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil rights -- Poland

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Statement[Wojciech Wojnarowicz ; translated by Wojtek Stelmaszynski].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1393C65 W5 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[7 leaves]
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17376615M

    The Helsinki Final Act was a watershed of the Cold War. Signed by thirty-five European and North American leaders at a summit in Finland in the summer of , the document presented a vision for peace based on common principles and cooperation across the Iron Curtain.   The Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation is pleased to announce the convening of From the Helsinki Accords to the Fall of the Berlin Wall and Beyond, a conference generously supported by the Polish National Foundation. The signing of the Helsinki Accords in provided a new impetus to bolster human rights in international politics.

    2 The Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe began with the Helsinki Accords in ; the Final Act of the Helsinki Accords ("Final Act") was signed August 1, , 14 I.L.M. ; reprinted in 73 STATE DEP'T BULL. (Sept. ) [hereinafter Final Act]. The CSCE has continued with a series of bilateral meetings. Poland - Poland - Communist Poland: The postwar Polish republic, renamed in the Polish People’s Republic, occupied an area some 20 percent smaller than prewar Poland, and its population of almost 30 million rose to nearly 39 million in the following four decades. The Holocaust, together with the expulsion of several million Germans and population transfers with the U.S.S.R., left Poland.

    The Helsinki Final Act, Helsinki Accords or Helsinki Declaration was the final act of the Conference on Security and Co-operation in Europe held in Helsinki, Finland, during July and August 1,Thirty-five states, including the USA, Canada, and all European states except Albania and Andorra, signed the declaration in an attempt to improve relations between the Communist bloc and the West. The Helsinki accords, signed by Gerald Ford and leaders of thirty-four other nations, a. pledged signatories to guarantee certain basic human rights. b. rejected the Soviet-directed boundary of Poland. c. proved to many Americans that détente was still a two-way street. d. was condemned by West Germany as meaningless.


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Argentina and Brazil. Peru and Mexico. Paraguay and Uruguay. the book only covers Helsinki Accords briefly. The purpose of Gaddis’ book is to provide a holistic overview of the Cold War for the general public, therefore, he does not delve into the specifics of the Accords within the book.

Furthermore, Gaddis is a leading post-revisionist.pledged in the Helsinki accords. I trust that today's hearing will help clarify the true state of the tragic events in Poland, and help chart the way for future actions to be taken to support the Polish people in their struggle for human rights and basic fundamental freedoms.

Mr. DOLE.