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Document Type: 
Collection: 
Document Number (FOIA) /ESDN (CREST): 
LOC-HAK-206-1-25-4
Release Decision: 
RIPLIM
Original Classification: 
S
Document Page Count: 
25
Document Creation Date: 
January 11, 2017
Document Release Date: 
May 19, 2010
Sequence Number: 
25
Case Number: 
Publication Date: 
April 29, 1974
Content Type: 
MEMO
File: 
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No Objection to Declassification in Part 2010/05/19: LOC-HAK-206-1-25-4
FROM: HENRY A. KISSINGER
SUBJECT: Coup in Portugal
they gave rise.
Thomaz and Prime Minister Caetano on April 25, 1974 was triggered by
Lisbon's African policies and the divisions within the military to which
The virtually bloodless coup that toppled the government of President
The leaders of the rebellion, who called themselves the "armed forces
Lisbon and, according to the Portuguese radio, has been proclaimed