January 31, 1969
Memorandum by Head of Planning Department of the National Atomic Energy Commission José Luis Alegria on Brazil’s Request for Uranium
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For the information of: Mr. President
Produced by: Head of Planning Department
Bs Aires 31 January 1969
Considering it to be relevant to your meeting next Monday with Dr. BITTENCOURT, I inform Mr. President that:
According to the communicated by Dr. BERAZATEGUI by phone today, the Foreign Ministry will have some objections to the issue of facilitating uranium to Brazil.
This position is due to diplomatic difficulties with that country.
José Luis Alegria
Head of Planning Department
The document highlights that the export of Argentine uranium to Brazil will be a difficult operation due to diplomatic hurdles.
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