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Title:
Situation in South Vietnam
Date of Creation:
May 13, 1964
Date of Declassification:
August 21, 1976
Type of Document:
Weekly report
Level of Classification:
SECRET
Status of Copy:
SANITIZED
Pagination, Illustration:
18 p., maps
Abstract:
The Situation in South Vietnam (Khanh may lose support because of his authoritarian tendencies and lack of progress against the Viet Cong; Buddhists and Catholics are agitated over the trial of Dang Sy; pacification programs are progressing but have not yet won full popular support; tension between Cambodia and Vietnam is increasing due to border violations; negotiations with French businesses have reached an impasse). Directorate of Intelligence, Intelligence and Reporting Subcommittee of the Interagency Vietnam Coordinating Committee, Weekly Report, OCI No. 1276/64. May 13, 1964. 18 p., maps. SECRET/NO FOREIGN DISSEM. SANITIZED copy. Released Aug. 21, 1976. Johnson Library, NSF, Countries, Vietnam, Vol. 9, Memos.
Declassified Documents Reference System Location:
1976-228E