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Meeting of top generals discuss redefinition of Army role and possibility of coup d'etat by Ngo Dinh Nhu
Date of Creation:
August 28, 1963
Date of Declassification:
January 31, 1996
Type of Document:
Information report cable
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Status of Copy:
Pagination, Illustration:
6 p.
Intelligence cable regarding a decision by South Vietnamese generals that martial law be lifted. There is a possibility that Ngo Dinh Nhu is preparing to mount a coup d'etat against President Diem.
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