Speaker: Ambassador Chester Bowles
Date: November 11, 1969
Ambassador to India (1963-1969). After the Kennedy Administration, attributed the newly soured relations with India to Johnson?s incongruent policies toward the country whose importance he failed to comprehend, as well as his use of aid as a weapon against countries that opposed U.S. policy in Vietnam. Emissary in the U.S.-Cambodian discussions over curbing communist use of Cambodian territory.