Mr. G. Mcnnen Williams Assistant Secretary for
African Affairs Department of State
Soviet Bloc Technical Assistance Programs
attached reportrief account of the nature and scope of Soviet Bloc technical assistance to less developed countries. Should you be Interestedore detailed treatment of the subject, our semi-annual review of Bloc economic and military assistance will botoward the end of August.
Assistant Deputy Director Intelligence/Policy Support
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