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The Vietnam Collection

This collection of declassified estimative products is the first such release by the Central Intelligence Agency of documents exclusively on the Vietnam war. The National Intelligence Council (NIC) commissioned Lloyd Gardner, the renowned American scholar on the Vietnam war, to prepare an introductory essay providing historical context for the documents.

This is the second such collection of declassified documents published by the National Intelligence Council. In October 2004 the Council published, Tracking the Dragon: National Intelligence Estimates on China During the Era of Mao, 1948-1976.

The National Intelligence Council is a center of strategic thinking within the United States Government, providing coordinated analyses of foreign policy issues for the President and senior policymakers. Its work ranges from brief analyses of current issues to over-the-horizon Estimates of broader trends. Although most of its work is for internal government use, the NIC also produces unclassified reports and collaborates with a wide range of independent scholars, experts, and organizations around the world.

Visit the National Intelligence Council (NIC) Web Site's Vietnam Collection Page.

Documents in this Collection

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FOIA

Special Memo 7-65 FOREIGN RELATIONS OF THE UNITED STATES, 1965 VIETNAM AND ITS

Document Number: 0001166518
Pages:
8

FOIA

special memo 8/8/67 THE SEPTEMBER PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION IN SOUTH VIETNAM

Document Number: 0001166496
Pages:
12

FOIA

THE POSSIBILITY OF AN EARLY MAJOR VIET MINH ATTACH IN INDOCHINA

Document Number: 0001167455
Pages:
2

FOIA

THE PROBABLE OUTCOME AT DIEN BIEN PHU AND ITS IMPLICATIONS

Document Number: 0001167462
Pages:
2

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