Document abstracts from U.S. Declassified Documents Online are included with permission from the Gale Group. U.S. Declassified Documents Online requires a subscription to access. Current USask library patrons can use their NSID and password to access the collection through our subscription. The USask Library cannot provide access to full-text documents for anyone outside our institution. Check with your local library to see if they subscribe.

Full-text documents may be available online from Texas Tech University's Virtual Vietnam Archive.

Learn more about the project: Lam, Vinh-The, and Darryl Friesen. "A Web-based Database of CIA Declassified Documents on the Vietnam War." Online 28, no. 4 (2004): 31-35.

Advanced search...
Situation report as of 1800 hours local time, 6 April 1968
Date of Creation:
April 6, 1968
Date of Declassification:
August 4, 1992
Type of Document:
Intelligence information cable
Level of Classification:
Status of Copy:
Pagination, Illustration:
3 p.
In the last 24 hours there have been no significant new developments in either public opinion, or government reaction to the propects of exloratory talks with Hanoi. Ky has met several times with President Thieu today and that the two have agreed that Thieu should go on television soon to explain the new situation and the government stand to the people. A tentative agreement to call for full mobilization has also been reached, the same source reports, and Minister of Defense General Nguyen Van Vy has been charged with drawing up a detailed mobilization plan; public announcement of mobilization is not expected before the middle of next week.
Declassified Documents Reference System Location: