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September 26, 1965

Cable from the Chinese Embassy in North Korea, 'Supplement to the Cable of 25 September 1965'

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To the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Foreign Economic Liaison Committee:


A supplement to the cable dated 25 September [1965]: When talking with Liu Xiaotao, Director Han Ho-jin broached the costs associated with shipping [North] Korea's aid for [North] Vietnam (engineering and construction materials). It ought to be the responsibility of the Vietnamese side. China did not charge for the previous 52 train cars [of supplies], and shipped [these items] free of charge.


[Chinese] Embassy in [North] Korea

26 September 1965

North Korea and China negotiate who will pay for the cost of shipping material aid to North Vietnam.

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PRC FMA 109-02845-01, 4. Translated by Charles Kraus.


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