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Dulles, John Foster Line breaks: John Fos¦ter Dul¦les
Pronunciation: /ˈdʌlɪs/

Definition of Dulles, John Foster in English:

( 1888–1959), American Republican statesman and international lawyer. He was the US adviser at the founding of the United Nations in 1945 and negotiated the peace treaty with Japan in 1951.

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