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October 1, 1970
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4/110 se Approved for Release: 2022/03/01 C01298394 � � A. Actions: SENSITIVE TRACK II 1 October 1970 1. C/WIID contacted a high level ITT representative in NYC to discuss economic aspects of denying Allende's presidency; and the DDP telephoned :Or. John McCone. former Staffer, to.request his views and assistance. � 2. :The DCI sent a message to Dr. Kissinger advis- ing him of Ambassador Korry's. concern over posture/ on Chile. This message emphasized the desirability of creating an atmosphere of economic doom:3 . 4. LSantiago Station advised Ambassador Korry that we see a possibility of influencing the Chilean operation of at a high level. 5.CSantiago Station will surface to President Frei a fabricated story concerning Communist plin to launch a worldwide campaign to discredit Frei_D (b)(1) (b)(3) 7. LContact instructions have been received from Santiago Station for the arrival of the first "false-flag" officer who is arriving 2 0ctober0 8.CSantiago Station has reactivated its underground black propa- ganda press activityj B.L Accomplishments: (b)(1) (b)(3) . � (.11.t the highest levels of the Agency steps have been taken to influence major with interest in Chile to help create an atmosphere of economic crisis in Chile. We have also initiated dis- cussions with officials to advise them of our concern about their posture in Chile which, of late, has favored Allende and hampered our economic programp ENSITIVE EYES 0 (b)(1) (b)(3) (b)(3) -,A11rtry,..�0.1,nor.e,roomprwrwo....,,,a,morronew,MIMA.,"00.10T.5.1..A1R10,1,,T.Itr2.4.", Approved for Release: 2022/03/01 C01298394 Approved for Release: 2022/03/01 C01298394 � SECDETiSrWE ONLY C. Situation: � While we are pushing forward with our efforts to create an atmosphere of economic doom in Chile, President Frei remains unable or unwilling to take actions that would precipitate a coup. While Frei has been exploring with the military the possibilities for intervening, and realizes that General Schneider is the major stumbling block, he has not yet:been able to muster sufficient courage to neutralize Schneider or send him out of the country. ��� � � Approved for Release: 2022/03/01 C01298394