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Government's lack of hard evidence that Viet Cong initiated or assumed direction of the Buddhist movement
Date of Creation:
September 17, 1963
Date of Declassification:
July 18, 1996
Type of Document:
Information report cable
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Status of Copy:
The government of South Vietnam lacks evidence to support the conclusion that the Buddhist movement was instigated by the Viet Cong; however, there is evidence that the Viet Cong exploited the crisis.
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