Accession Number : ADA308845

Title :   The Gandhi Assassination: World Press Coverage.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC FEDERAL RESEARCH DIV

Personal Author(s) : Makeig, Douglas C.

PDF Url : ADA308845

Report Date : DEC 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 218

Abstract : This compilation provides South Asia analysts with easy access to press items and commentaries relating to the October 31, 1984 assassination of Indian prime minister Indira Gandhi. Also included are articles dealing with the violent aftermath of the assassination and challenges that the new government of Rajiv Gandhi had to face.

Descriptors :   *INDIA, *LEADERSHIP, *MASS MEDIA, *NEWSPAPERS, *ASSASSINATION, MILITARY INTELLIGENCE, PAKISTAN, USSR, UNITED STATES, POLITICAL SCIENCE, GOVERNMENT(FOREIGN), RESPONSE, ACCESS, ETHNIC GROUPS, SECURITY PERSONNEL, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, RELIGION, CHINA, ANALYSTS, SOUTH ASIA, JOURNALISM.

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Unconventional Warfare
      Radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE