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March 8, 2020

Nigeria – Briefing Memorandum

By Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs

Nigeria – Briefing Memorandum was written on July 7, 1969, and discusses U.S. policy and possible initiatives following Federal Military Government (FMG) withdrawal of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) from a relief role in Federal areas and the restrictions placed on relief shipments into Biafra.