129. National Security Decision Memorandum 141


  • The Secretary of State


  • Policy Toward Post-De Gaulle France

The President has reviewed the recommendations in the study requested by NSSM 55,2 as reported by the Review Group,3 and has approved them as policy guidelines for the next several weeks.

Please take the necessary steps to ensure that all concerned, in Washington as well as in the field, act in conformity with these guidelines.

Henry A. Kissinger
  1. Source: National Archives, Nixon Presidential Materials, NSC Files, NSC Institutional Files (H-Files), Box H–210, National Security Decision Memoranda, NSDM 14. Secret. Copies were sent to the Secretaries of Defense and Treasury, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the Director of Central Intelligence.
  2. Documents 126 and 129.
  3. See Document 128.