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June 23, 1975

President Ford to Secretary of Defense, 'Missile Cooperation with France'

President Ford authorizes providing additional ballistic missile assistance to France. The assistance was extended to cover new French missiles, penetrative aid technology, and intelligence information about Soviet systems and potential French vulnerabilities to attack.

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National Archives, Record Group 59, Office of the Counselor (Helmut Sonnenfeldt), 1955-77, box 14. Obtained and contributed by William Burr and included in NPIHP Research Update #2.


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