Secretaries of State

Robert Smith

Biography of Secretary of State, Robert Smith

Robert Smith served as Secretary of State under President James Madison from March 6, 1809, until April 1, 1811. Smith’s controversial appointment and clashes with ...Read More >>

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On August 20, 1968, the Soviet Union led Warsaw Pact troops in an invasion of Czechoslovakia.

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A guide to the history of U.S. diplomatic relations with Vietnam.