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Impact of Intelligence Reassessment on Withdrawal of U.S. Troops from Korea
Impact of Intelligence Reassessment on Withdrawal of U.S. Troops from Korea
By Hearings before the Investigations Subcommittee of the House
G.P.O, 1979, 101 pp
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Background on the revised U.S. intelligence estimates of North Korean troop strength which shows that Pyongyang has a much larger army than was thought in 1977 when the Administration's combat troop withdrawal plans were announced. A fundamental question raised-but not answered-is why the North Korean buildup, which evidently began in 1970 or 1971, was not discovered until 1978.