ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS-Detente Its Base and Superstructure

INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS Detente: Its Base and Superstructure G P D FOR the second time in two weeks the Soviet Union has entered the Ame- rican grain market. The latest Soviet buy involves 117 mn bushels of wheat and 51 mn bushels of barley. This is in addition to 73 mn bushels bought from Canada. The cosmic union of the Apollo and the Soyuz ten days ago did not emphasise the degree of unity and friendship between the two super powers quite as forcefully as the recent Soviet grain purchases have done.

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