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July 15, 2019
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June 13, 1953
Approved for Release: 2019/06/26 yr feirrifje,j, TOP SECRET .SECURI INFORMATION eill" � (, 3.5(c) DOCUMENT NO. NO CHANGE IN CLASS. oe;:/ DECLP.SSIRED CLASS. CHANGED TO: TS 3 NEXT FEV!E-VV DATE: AU if-I: HA 70-out DA EMI �CI PEViEWER: /// 3. :;j04 �,4ez rioe:;� (y:4 SECU INFORMATION TOP S ET /1,4 13 June 1953 Copy No. CURRENT INTELLIGENCE BULLETIN gew Office of Current Intelligence CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY 67 3.5(c) Approved for Release: 2019/06/26 CO2929527 3.5(c) Approved for Release: 2019/06/26 CO2929527 Niipe URITY INFORMATION 1 SUMMARY GENERAL illeFrench-Soviet trade agreement seen dependent on sale of ships to USSR (page 3). FAR EAST. 2. Yoshida reportedly plans increase in Japanese defense forces (page a). \X Majority of Korean people seen favorable to armistice (page 4). SOUTHEAST ASIA 4. French allegedly attempt to contact Viet Minh in Peiping (page 5). NEAR EAST - AFRICA \Ii4urkey raises Middle East defense problem in NATO (page 5). WESTERN EUROPE 6. Austrians discount Soviet overtures but anticipate long-run improvements (page 6). Ve" Further Soviet gestures on German unity anticipated in Bonn (page 6). LATIN AMERICA 8. Plan to dismiss commanding general may split Colombian army (page 7). * * * * 3.5(c) -2 T(32SEC