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Current trends in Vietnam
Date of Creation:
April 30, 1965
Date of Declassification:
March 3, 1978
Type of Document:
Special memorandum
Level of Classification:
Status of Copy:
Pagination, Illustration:
3 p.
Attached Special Memorandum No. 16-25, "Current Trends in Vietnam." Transmittal Memorandum, Sherman Kent, Chairman, Board of National Estimates. Apr. 30, 1965. 1 p. Att: Same subject [the Vietnam situation is entering a critical phase. There is significant danger of a new drive by the VC, whose capability for enlarged military action is formidable. At the same time governmental instability in South Vietnam continues, and defeatism may increase if US programs are not sufficiently effective]. Special Memorandum No. 16-25. 3 p. SECRET. Declassified Mar. 3, 1978. Johnson Library, NSF, Countries, Vietnam, Vol. 33.
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