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Title:
Probable developments in Vietnam to July 1956
Date of Creation:
October 11, 1955
Date of Declassification:
November 4, 1975
Type of Document:
National Intelligence Estimate
Level of Classification:
SECRET
Status of Copy:
ORIGINAL
Pagination, Illustration:
13 p.
Abstract:
Probable developments in Vietnam to July 1956 (despite Diem's efforts, the possibility of developing a durable govt. is still in doubt; the Viet Minh are capable of infiltration and exert political influence throughout South Vietnam; French influence and interests will continue to decline). National Intelligence Estimate, NIE 63.1-3-55. Oct. 11, 1955. 13 p. SECRET. Declassified Nov. 4, 1975.
Declassified Documents Reference System Location:
1976-145F