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Title:
Situation in South Vietnam
Date of Creation:
June 25, 1965
Date of Declassification:
March 23, 1978
Type of Document:
Weekly report
Level of Classification:
SECRET
Status of Copy:
SANITIZED
Pagination, Illustration:
24 p., 2 maps
Abstract:
The Situation in South Vietnam [political situation: new Ky govt., its cabinet, charter, and 26-point program of military, social, and economic reforms. Military situation: Viet Cong military activities and efforts to block land lines of communication, South Vietnamese operations and increasingly defensive postures, VC and South Vietnamese casualties and weapons loss statistics, returnees under the defector program, refugee resettlement, and psychological warfare operations. Economic situation: shortages of goods, price increases, and increased hoarding resulting from intensified VC activity. Third country developments: preparations for the Afro-Asian Conference, SVN determination to break relations with France, delay in Philippine assistance. Bloc developments: construction of a fourth SA-2 missile site west northwest of Hanoi, bloc attacks on PM Wilson's peace proposals, Hanoi's maintenance of its commitment to its four-point formula for negotiations]. Directorate of Intelligence [Intelligence and Reporting Subcommittee, Weekly Report], OCI No. 0625/65. [June 25, 1965.] 23 p., maps. Annex: South Vietnam Battle Statistics, 1965. Chart. 1 p. SECRET/BACKGROUND USE ONLY/NO FOREIGN DISSEM. SANITIZED copy. Released Mar. 23, 1978. Johnson Library, NSF, Countries, Vietnam, Vol. 35.
Declassified Documents Reference System Location:
1979-354A