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Cold War Files: All Units: Events: White House Aides Recommend War Escalation

December 1, 1964
White House Aides Recommend War Escalation

At the White House, President Johnson's top aides, including Secretary of State Dean Rusk, National Security Advisor McGeorge Bundy, and Defense Secretary McNamara, recommend a policy of gradual escalation of U.S. military involvement in Vietnam.

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