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April 3, 2019
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September 24, 1985
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Approved for Release: 2018/10/01 C06626807 46 , 242051Z SEP 79 INDICATE ED COLLECT [z) CHARGE TO E.O. 1X1X32X TAGS: SUBJECT: ACTION: FROM AMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRES CAMIFICAWN CONFIDENTIAL 12065: GDS 9-24-85 (CASTRO, RAUL H.) OR-M SHUM AR RELEASE AND PROTECTION FOR TIMERMAN SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE CONFIDENTIAL BUENOS AIRES 7911 PM 13 'Et REF: STATE 249264 f bfrir j - 1. CONFIDENTIAL entire text. _ 0101/ 26 I obtained an appointment to see General Viola P�1/11� at 1800 hours September 26 at which time I will carry out instruction contained in reftel. CA4�N 3. Political gossip and press are now taking for i granted that a Junta decision has been made to expel Timerman and cancel his Argentine nationality. Our estimate is that if in fact this is not the case, the media and military opinion are being manipulated to make such a decision inztaxx easier. 4. In a discussion with Rabbi Meyer 1ft this afternoon I informed him of Department's policy re refuge and again reassured that I thought possibility of Timerman's being left unprotected in Buenos Aires DRAFTED BY AMB:RHCaStrO/D C CLEARANCES. POL:TFreema POL:TFriedman DRAFTING DATE 'TEL EXT - 201 CONTENTS AND CLASSIFICATION AMB:RHCastro Approved for Release: 2018/10/01 C06626807 BA-9 4-12-76 r:. Approved for Release: 2018/10/01 C06626807 11881 rcation was extremely unlikely. It would make no sense for moderates in GOA to force the issue of his release and then further blacken country's image by permitting his death or disappearance. CASTRO 4/ CONFIDENTIAL Approved for Release: 2018/10/01 C06626807 BA-9 4-12-76