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NERVE GAS INCIDENT ON OKINAWA

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CIA-RDP80B01439R000500090021-7
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RIPPUB
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S
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2
Document Creation Date: 
December 12, 2016
Document Release Date: 
January 17, 2002
Sequence Number: 
21
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Publication Date: 
July 18, 1969
Content Type: 
MF
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Approved For Release 2002/01/30 : CIA-RDP80BO1439R000500090021-7
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18 July 1969
MEMORANDUM FOR: Director of Current Intelligence
SUBJECT Nerve Gas Incident on Okinawa
1. The front page article in the Wall Street
Journal of 18 July was the first information re-
cei ev on the reported leakage last week of "VX
nerve gas at an unspecified US base on Okinawa.
OCI inquiries for further information have been
initiated with the NMCC, DIA, and State.