May 19, 2022

U.S. Intelligence Community Begins Releasing Newly Declassified Tet Offensive Documents

From the Director of National Intelligence:

On January 4, 2018, in recognition of the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War’s Tet Offensive, Director of National Intelligence Daniel R. Coats directed intelligence agencies to review their holdings for historical material of current interest relating to the IC’s role in the Tet Offensive.

Today the Intelligence Community has published the first installment of the newly declassified documents relating to the Tet Offensive, highlighting material from the Central Intelligence Agency and National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. will serve as the hub for information on the progress of the Tet Offensive document declassification throughout the process and will provide access to materials sourced from across the IC upon their release.  Follow @inteldotgov and #TetDeclassified for updates.

Additional documents will be released in three installments over a period of 15 months.

Direct to Declassified Documents

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