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  • Title (Greece.) Transmittal Memorandum, Sidney W. Souers, Exec. Secy, Soviet Threats to U.S. Security (the US long-range strategic interests are defined as: a Greek military establishment capable of maintaining internal security in order to avoid the Communist domination of Greece; a Turkish military establishment of sufficient size and effectiveness to insure Turkey's continued resistance to Soviet pressure; the development of combat effectiveness to the extent that any overt Soviet aggression can be delayed long enough to permit the commitment of US and allied forces in Turkey in order to deny certain portions of Turkey to the USSR. Discussion of US and UK military aid to Greece, US aid to Turkey, Soviet bloc activities in Greece, and additional actions being contemplated). Report to the NSC by the Exec. Secy. NSC 42. Mar. 4, 1949. 22 p. TOP SECRET. Declassified June 7, 1977. Truman Library, Papers of Harry S. Truman, PSF, National Security Council
  • Publication Date Mar. 4, 1949
  • Classification Level Top Secret
  • Imprint [United States: National Security Council, 1949]
  • Declassified Date June 7, 1977
  • Sanitization Sanitized
  • Completeness Incomplete
  • Pages 22
  • Language English
  • Document Type Report
  • Source Library National Security Council
  • Gale Document Number GALE|CK2349377126

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