Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Decades later, CIA’s damage assessment for the “Pentagon Papers” leak is still redacted

What little remains shows Agency’s concerns that the leaks would provide “propaganda” for the North Vietnamese - and pose a threat to their careers

A formerly SECRET memo uncovered in the Central Intelligence Agency’s declassified archives shows that a month after the New York Times began publishing what would become known as “The Pentagon Papers,” the Agency set about assessing the damages.


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