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1973, cable: India threatened to occupy Nepal militarily in 1970

Date:1973 December 19, 12:00 (Wednesday)Canonical ID:1973NEWDE14939_ CONFIDENTIAL PAGE 02 NEW DE 14939 01 OF 02 191626Z SUMMARY: FRICTION IN INDO-NEPALESE RELATIONS WILL REMAIN....

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