Letters: Nov. 15, 1963

Death in Saigon

Sir: As an American serving our country "in the hour of its greatest need," I am shocked and ashamed of our part in Viet Nam [Nov. 8].

I wonder if Kennedy will turn the French against De Gaulle, the Koreans against General Park and the Egyptians against Nasser if they refuse to bow to our way of thinking.

(SP5) RONALD B. RUISINGER

Fitzsimons General Hospital

Denver

Sir: I am rejoiceful about the overthrow of the Diem regime, as many are. However, as wrong as the Nhus might have been, they believed in their...

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