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Memorandum Prepared by the Office of National Estimates, Central Intelligence Agency, Washington, March 23, 1971

US Government State Department


Washington, March 23, 1971

This analysis of what the Chinese Communists “were up to in Black Africa" concerned Chinese efforts to create friction between the United States and the USSR while convincing various African governments that ties to China would be more beneficial to their interests than ties to Taiwan.

Source: Central Intelligence Agency, DDI Files, Job 79-R00967A, Box 3, folder 2. Secret.

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