August 19, 1970 : Cambodia and U.S. sign military aid pact

Introduction

Cambodia and the U.S. sign a military aid agreement worth $40 million for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1971. The equipment included small arms, ammunition, communications equipment, spare parts and training funds.

Article Details:

August 19, 1970 : Cambodia and U.S. sign military aid pact

  • Author

    History.com Staff

  • Website Name

    History.com

  • Year Published

    2009

  • Title

    August 19, 1970 : Cambodia and U.S. sign military aid pact

  • URL

    http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/cambodia-and-u-s-sign-military-aid-pact

  • Access Date

    November 18, 2017

  • Publisher

    A+E Networks