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Title:
Situation in South Vietnam
Date of Creation:
September 16, 1964
Date of Declassification:
November 1, 1977
Type of Document:
Weekly report
Level of Classification:
SECRET
Status of Copy:
SANITIZED
Pagination, Illustration:
11 p., 1 map
Abstract:
The Situation in South Vietnam [political situation: Sept. coup attempt and Gen. Khanh's countermeasures, threat of a general strike by labor unions. Military situation: predominance of terrorism in VC activity, South Vietnamese operations, casualty and weapons loss ratios, failure of VC to react to political crisis. Bloc developments: dispersal by North Vietnam of some of its more open and concentrated logistic facilities]. Directorate of Intelligence, Intelligence and Reporting Subcommittee of the Interagency Vietnam Coordinating Committee, Weekly Report, OCI No. 1297/64. Sept. 16, 1964. 11 p., map. SECRET/NO FOREIGN DISSEM/BACKGROUND USE ONLY. SANITIZED copy. Released Nov. 1, 1977. Johnson Library, NSF, Countries, Vietnam, Vol. 18.
Declassified Documents Reference System Location:
1979-22D