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Alleged North Vietnamese expression to French of willingness to have U Thant mediate Vietnam solution
Date of Creation:
August 5, 1965
Date of Declassification:
February 16, 1993
Type of Document:
Intelligence information cable
Level of Classification:
Status of Copy:
Pagination, Illustration:
2 p.
A 3 August 1965 Figaro article by Rene Mossu, datelined Geneva, stating that United Nations Secretary General U Thant, with United States agreement, was planning to call a cease-fire in the Vietnam War and travel to Hanoi and Saigon to negotiate a political solution.
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