265 results found for: name:"Potash, Robert A., 1921- "

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1972 Sept. 5 –

Army report: courses of action

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Contains a list of actions to be taken regarding internal and external affairs. Inside the country, the most important topic is subversion. For instance, they discuss how to adjust the judiciary system in order to fight it effectively; they also address education and economic issues.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970 July 28

Agenda: audience with the President

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Photocopy of a document included with Cornicelli's diary kept during his service as Secretary-Aide to Army Commander in Chief, General Lanusse. Refers to the Movement of Priests for the Third World and a conversation with Derisi. Makes mention of the documents given to the Army Commander in Chief; possible ambassadorial appointments for Martin and Camilion; and the Ambassador Francisco Ramos Mejia sit... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1972 Feb. 17

Meeting transcript: High Commands assembly

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - The Army Commander in Chief asks the other generals to give him names for possible appointments in diverse areas of the government. There are differing opinions; for example, Nadal thinks that changes shouldn't be made and that it's not convenient to appoint army officers to public service positions; others such as Sanchez suggest people like Sosa.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1972 Dec. 18

Report: High Commands assembly

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Primary topics addressed: the status of the current development process, the importance of the decisions and attitudes of the army in this stage of the process, and their responsibility to successfully complete it. Discusses their political possibilities, strategies to participate in the following elections, objectives such as preventing a "return the past" (i.e.Peronist control), and poss... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970 Dec.

Observations about the year-end orientation and political plan

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Photocopy of a document included with Cornicelli's diary kept during his service as Secretary-Aide to Army Commander in Chief, General Lanusse. Recommendations made to the Chief Executive from the Army and Air Force. Refers to criteria for the political plan; the political party statutes and the electoral regime; considerations of society's sectorial interests; government matters; and sequences an... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1971 May – 1971 Oct.

Reports: government action evaluation

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Government self-evaluation reports regarding various political issues. Reports are divided in three parts addressing government actions, assessment of effectiveness, and possible solutions for the problems.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970 May 11

Agenda: meeting between Army Commander in Chief and the President

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Photocopy of a document included with Cornicelli's diary kept during his service as Secretary-Aide to Army Commander in Chief, General Lanusse. List of topics to be treated in a meeting between the Army Commander in Chief and the President. Topics include: studying the advisability of a meeting between the President and the Army High Commands; presentations by De Marchi and Caballero ... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1971 June 14 – 1971 June 16

Junta de Comandantes en Jefe guidelines for confronting subversion

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Establishes tactics, strategies, and conditions on when, how and where force should be used. Also contains the draft of a law that authorizes the executive power to use the force to fight subversion.

Robert A. Potash Papers

1970 Aug.

Preliminary information about incidents that took place in Infantry Regiment 7

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Photocopy of a document included with Cornicelli's diary kept during his service as Secretary-Aide to Army Commander in Chief, General Lanusse. Chronological report containing accounts of punishable conduct and activities committed by a group of soldiers, apparently influenced by the extreme right wing, including Prof. Genta and Dr. Arana. Captain Becerra was aware of the activities and following the ... more

Robert A. Potash Papers

1971 May

Reports: High Commanders assembly

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Summarizes meeting of the High Commanders. Topics addressed include: important issues affecting the army and nation, legal situation of military members occupying public positions, respective responsibilities and duties of the Army Commander in Chief and the JEMGE (Chief of the Army General Staff), and how much information to provide the force.

Robert A. Potash Papers