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September 24, 1970
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Approved for Release: 2022/03/01 C01304701 SE SENSITIVE EYES 0 TRACK II A. Actions: 2 4 SEP 15/0 S. I(b)(3) (b)(1) . 1. 2 ( HeAdquarters 'advised Station acquire radio station (b)(1) broadcast anti-Allende propaganda., (b)(3) 3.1r 4.r tact with 5.L_Station explained difficulties maintaining Track I and II compartmentation,with Ambassador because of his political action initiatives.' � 6.rlicadquarters proposed various country operations to comfilementStation activities but which would not increase handling load.--) Station advised not to make Track II con- military. / 7.1Station's views were requested on new propaganda tack which attacks Frei directly. / 8. _,yarious meetings reported between Frei and Army gen- erals and General Schneider and Santiago generals in which possibility of coup discussedj B. Accomplishments: 1. The additional steps taken in Track IILduring the past twenty-four hours have consisted primarily of suggestions and proposals regarding possible ways of assisting the Station in intensifying the pressures on both Frei and tha military. The>] are intended to contribute directly to raising the level of the emotional climate within Chile and especially in Santiago. C. Situation: � � 1.; Reporting indicates that, coup possihilities are Leing actively discucozed by Frei and varions Generals, and that the tempo of activity in this area is picking-up. The increa.:ed tempo is not all one-sided, however, and Allende forces arc making a strong effort to establish alliances Among the me1A- boys of the military command Meanwhile, we await the reports. SE /SENSITIVE cvr-c tt %.* FULL TEXT COPY-DO NOT RELEASE (b)(3) Approved for Release: 2022/03/01 C01304701 II Approved for Release: 2022/03/01 C01304701 � te 4SITIVE , EYES ON ron the outcome of the meeting between. Frei and General. 1 Schneider which was to take place theevening of 22 September. General Schneider has indicated he would resign if Frei attempt to persuade or have him become involved in a military solution to the current problem. His role, therefore, becomes more im- portant, and may well effect directly the *future coup devel- opments. Should he resign, .or accept a transfer, rather than lcad a coup attempt, it may well open the door for immediate military action,I. -7 � SCCRE -NSITIVE EYES ON Approved for Release: 2022/03/01 C01304701