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Police information available to Defense Minister Nguyen Van Thieu concerning possible coup attempt on 20 May and government countermeasures
Date of Creation:
May 20, 1965
Date of Declassification:
September 16, 1977
Type of Document:
Intelligence information cable
Level of Classification:
Status of Copy:
Pagination, Illustration:
3 p.
Police Information Available to Defense Minister Nguyen Van Thieu concerning Possible Coup Attempt on 20 May and Government Countermeasures [coup against Prime Minister Quat will be led by Pham Ngoc [Thao] and will include Gen. Duong Van Minh, Gen. Tran Ngoc Tam, Gen. Tran Van Don, and possibly other Dalat generals; the coup will be financed by the Can Lao Party. Government countermeasures include a Counter-Coup Task Force and a roundup of coup participants]. Intelligence Information Cable, TDCS-314/06999-65. May 20, 1965. 3 p. Security classification not given. SANITIZED copy. Released Sept. 16, 1977.
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