April 16, 1968 : Johnson arrives in Honolulu

Introduction

At a series of meetings in Honolulu, President Johnson discusses recent Allied and enemy troop deployments with U.S. military leaders. He also conferred with South Korean President Park Chung Hee to reaffirm U.S. military commitments to Seoul and assure Park that his country’s interests would not be compromised by any Vietnamese peace agreement.

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April 16, 1968 : Johnson arrives in Honolulu

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    History.com Staff

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    History.com

  • Year Published

    2009

  • Title

    April 16, 1968 : Johnson arrives in Honolulu

  • URL

    http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/johnson-arrives-in-honolulu

  • Access Date

    November 22, 2017

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    A+E Networks