TITLE

BEHIND THE HEADLINES

AUTHOR(S)
Healey, Denis
PUB. DATE
June 1954
SOURCE
New Republic;6/14/54, Vol. 130 Issue 24, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses proposed intervention by Western nations to combat communism in Indochina. The article discusses a U.S. intervention plan proposed by U.S. Admiral Arthur Radford, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. The so-called Radford Plan involves U.S. military intervention on a scale equal to the Korean War. The article also discusses a British intervention plan that would partition Vietnam separating it from Laos and Cambodia.
ACCESSION #
25764549

 

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