By Henrik Ibsen
Whilst Dr. Thomas Stockmann learns that the recognized and financially winning baths in his domestic city are infected, he insists they be close down for pricey upkeep. Ridiculed and persecuted by way of the townsfolk for his honesty, he's declared an "enemy of the people." a strong drama by way of the "father of contemporary drama."
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Eden was, however, relieved that the Iranian crisis, which he described as ‘the toughest of all’, was now resolved. 32 18 Britain’s Retreat from East of Suez Mussadeq’s ﬁrm stand against Britain encouraged Arab nationalism and anti-British sentiments in Egypt where, under the 1936 Anglo–Egyptian treaty of friendship and alliance, Britain was committed to defend Egypt against aggression and had the right to garrison the Suez Canal, Britain’s largest base in the Middle East. However, in October 1951, the Egyptian Government unilaterally denounced the 1936 treaty, and demanded the evacuation of British troops from the Canal base.
Alternatively, should Britain try to strengthen one link at the cost of the others; for instance, by concentrating on the Anglo–US global partnership or by entering into ‘greater economic and political partnership’ with Europe? 3 To this end, in June 1959, Macmillan assembled a group of senior ofﬁcials from the Foreign Ofﬁce, Treasury and the Ministry of Defence, and the Chiefs of Staff, under the chairmanship of the Cabinet Secretary, Norman Brook, to review future British defence together with overseas policies by taking into account the country’s political commitments, economic strength and military capabilities.
In July 1963, the Cabinet approved a report on the ‘Central Organisation for Defence’, which created a single Ministry of Defence under the Secretary of State for Defence in April 1964 by abolishing the separate service ministries, which now became the departments of the Army, the Navy and the Air Force. The Secretary of State would in future be advised by the Chief of the Defence Staff, the Permanent Under-Secretary at the Ministry of Defence, and the Chief Scientiﬁc Adviser. As part of this reorganisation, the Cabinet Defence and Overseas Policy Committee (DOPC) was formed on 1 October 1963.
An Enemy of the People by Henrik Ibsen