Archive (State Department)

China: USE Beijing telegram to State ("Sitrep No.28") ["10-15,000 armed troops stopped at city perimeter by human and bus barricades"; not yet permitted to use force, but armed for it] [declassified 1993]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: National Security Archive posting (3 Jun 2014)
Editorial comments: 1143.
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 1p
Themes: Defence (general), Foreign policy (Asia), Foreign policy (USA)