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Briefing Memorandum From the Director of the Bureau of Intelligence and Research (Hyland) to Secretary of State Kissinger, Washington, January 28, 1975

US Government State Department


Washington, January 28, 1975

Hyland outlined Nigerian concerns with U.S. abstention on International Bank for Reconstruction and Development loans to Nigeria and other issues, and noted that Nigeria could reduce bilateral ties, including U.S. access to Nigerian oil.

Source: National Archives, RG 59, Central Policy Files, 1975, P830114-1446. Secret; NODIS. Drafted by William B. Young (INR/RAA).

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