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Cold War Files: All Units: Events: Schlesinger States That U.S. Has Broken Promises to South Vietnam

January 14, 1975
Schlesinger States That U.S. Has Broken Promises to South Vietnam

Testifying before Congress, Secretary of Defense James Schlesinger states that the U.S. is not living up to its earlier promise to South Vietnam's President Thieu of "severe retaliatory action" in the event North Vietnam violated the Paris peace treaty.

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