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  on the Collective Measures Committee of the General Assembly of the
  United Nations (Department of State Bulletin, May 14, 1951, page
  771) ;
    (5) "U.N. Action on Collective Security: What it Means to
  Americans", address by Assistant Secretary of State Hickerson,
  Washington, D.C., April 25, 1951 (ibid., May 14, 1951, page 775) ;
    (6) "The United Nations and the United States-July 1951", ad-
  dress by Deputy United States Representative Gross, Charlottesville,
  Va., July 11, 1951 (ibid., July 30,1951, page 183) ;
    (7) "U.S. Participation in the United Nations", a Message of
  President to the Congress (transmitting annual report for 1950),
  July 26, 1951 (ibid, August 13, 1951, page 262) ;
    (8) "International Unity Against Shifting Soviet Tactics: U.N.
  Actions Against Causes of War", address by Warren R. Austin,
  United States Representative at the United Nations, New York, N.Y.,
  August 27,1951 (ibid., September 10, 1951, page 425);
    (9) "Good Faith Among Nations Needed to Achieve U.N. Goals",
  General Debate Statement to the General Assembly of the United
  Nations by Secretary of State Dean Acheson, Paris, France, Novem-
  ber 8,1951 (ibid., November 19, 1951, page 803).
  As set forth in the statements, etc., cited above, the general effort
  of United States policy at the United Nations in 1951 was to formulate
  an identity of United States and United Nations principles in the
  establishment of a peaceful world. The specific thrust of United States
  policy was to organize a collective security system to resist aggres-
  sion and to counteract spurious Soviet peace propaganda at the
  United Nations. More often than not, the war in Korea was the occa-
  sion for these official United States pronouncements. President Tru-
  man on July 26, 1951 described the United States record at the United
  Nations as one "of decision and action in the face of danger and,
  the same time, a record of increasing efforts to promote human
  United States Representation in the United Nations System, 1951 1
Mission at the Headquarters of the United Nations
  The United States is represented by a permanent mission at the
headquarters of the United Nations in New York. Under the direction
of the representative of the United States to the United Nations, the
mission carries out the instructions of the President, as transmitted
by the Secretary of State, in United Nations bodies at the headquarters
of the United Nations. It also serves as the channel of communication
  1 Source text is from United States Participation in the United.Nations:
port by the President to the Congress for the Year 1951 (Department of State
Publication 4583, Washington, 1952), pp. 316-323.

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