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Modernization of Viet Cong armament
Date of Creation:
April 20, 1965
Date of Declassification:
October 11, 1977
Type of Document:
Office of Current Intelligence memorandum
Level of Classification:
Status of Copy:
Pagination, Illustration:
2 p.
Evidence continues to show that VC main forces are being equipped with modern automatic and semi-automatic weapons of Communist Bloc orgin, mostly Chinese. This observation is reinforced by the mix of weapons captured from two VC main forces units in Chuong Thien province during an engagement with the 21st ARVN Division.
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