(Re)Collecting the Vietnam War

20-21 Jul 1979 - UN Geneva Conference on Southeast Asian refugee crisis

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Title

20-21 Jul 1979 - UN Geneva Conference on Southeast Asian refugee crisis

Description

The United Nations convenes the Geneva Conference on 20-21 July 1979, resulting in agreements with Southeast Asian countries to provide temporary first asylum to the refugees, Vietnam to promote orderly departures under the ODP rather than permit boat people to depart, and the Western countries such as the U.S., Canada, Australia and France, and to accelerate their resettlement of refugees.

Date

1979-07-20/1979-07-21

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Citation

“20-21 Jul 1979 - UN Geneva Conference on Southeast Asian refugee crisis,” (Re)Collecting the Vietnam War, accessed August 22, 2018, http://vietnamwar.neatline-uva.org/items/show/84.