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Intelligence Note No. 811 From the Director of the Bureau of Intelligence and Research (Cline) to Secretary of State Rogers, Washington, November 14, 1969

US Government State Department


Washington, November 14, 1969

Cline assessed the recent acquisition of aircraft by Biafra and Nigeria as well as new Nigerian field pieces. He doubted there would be serious negotiations until one side or the other was hurt sufficiently to force concessions.

Source: National Archives, RG 59, Central Files 1967-69, POL 27 Biafra-Nigeria. Secret; No Foreign Dissem.

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