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General Khanh's assumption of responsibility for new government
Date of Creation:
January 31, 1964
Date of Declassification:
September 16, 1996
Type of Document:
Intelligence information cable
Level of Classification:
Status of Copy:
Pagination, Illustration:
2 p.
Major General Nguyen Khanh on 31 January 1964 alone was responsible for the Government of Vietnam. He wanted to form a civilian government as quickly as possible but if this proved impossible he would form a military junta.
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