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Unformatted text preview: soldiers from Vietnam; though he did order raids on the North Vietnamese bases in Cambodia. Because of these actions which many Americans didnt agree with; Congress repealed the Tonkin Gulf Resolution. Nixon then started the dtente policy to help contain Soviet powers, and also created the Nixon doctrine which gave Americas military some relief by giving some of the obligations to its allies. Nixon in 1972 went on a diplomatic visit to China where he opened up trade between America and China. This trade agreement no only helped American companies by allowing them to industrial relations with China, but it also helped to boost Chinas dwindling economy....
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