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Title:
Situation in South Vietnam (20-24 March 1964)
Date of Creation:
March 25, 1964
Date of Declassification:
May 5, 1976
Type of Document:
Situation report
Level of Classification:
SECRET
Status of Copy:
SANITIZED
Pagination, Illustration:
12 p., 1 map
Abstract:
Situation in South Vietnam (20-24 March 1964) (Khanh has won a vote of confidence from the Military Revolutionary Council; a new steering committee has been formed to avoid a cabinet revolt; the Council of Notables will be retained; Viet Cong armed attacks and anti-US terrorism continue; the hamlet militia program is still under review; an AID survey indicates that the economic situation has improved; strained relations with Cambodia have eased after Vietnam's apology for the Chantrea incident; Communist war propaganda follows familiar lines). Situation Report, OCI No. 1270/64. Mar. 25, 1964. 13 p., map. Annex: (A) (Aerial photography indicates the current status of strategic hamlets in five provinces.) 2 p.; (B) Situation in Quang Ngai and Binh Dinh (Viet Cong activity). 3 p. SECRET/EYES ONLY. SANITIZED copy. Released May 5, 1976. Johnson Library, NSF, Countries, Vietnam, Vol. 6.
Declassified Documents Reference System Location:
1977-177C