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September 8, 1956
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Approved For Release 2000/08/24: CIA-RDP70-00058R000100130054-7 BEST COPY A VAILABLE Approved For Release 2000/08/24: CIA-RDP70-00058R000100130054-7 EEAUMO E4TERPR Circ.: M. S! T (Tex.) SEP 8 1956 tpproved For Release 2000/08/24: CIA-RDP70-00058R0001 57,380 71,394 FOIAb3b other r,.,.,. Page Page Pages ys4,4 CPYR(9nnist Tactics Numerous surprises were contained, in an rialysis e current Communist tactics feceptly ubmitted to.the Committee on Un-Ameri0ar} Activities by t`=Jr, ,JY...l.aies, director. of the,; Central Intelli;e.nce Agency. ii The most di. atnbing one to us was reV@la ion of the great extent to which the C-, iunists have obtained a hold in the par.j mentary machinery (4 the ,governments,, of *br and France. ,k In this connection, ~Mr, tulles points out tki t the power and iiince:pf the Reds !,.#re creased through parliamentary comprot es,,*,, the part of other political groups. In Ipet, Viet CIA director lists, the, folloaving as one, of the four elements whit' r, ave beeh featured, in in-N stances where Corntnists have taken over flea; countries: "The willingness o'other parties, most ofteni the parties to the l$t, but in some cases even parties of the)extxer tight, to join in political ; alliance and tb edrrsit Communists to key pos}- tions in the government." 16 And doing his "#? keep people from;get- A Ling careless beta of Khrushcher(s smileb, "Though they dim quote it FCi ally, we carfbe sure that the Soviet leaders s ra.cCept the view announced, most viyidly f nin's own heyday-in t j.Statutes tnf th* d Communist Internapna1 ill.O- ie Communist Party enters sucfr '~insil ns tas 1 41 parliaments) ot f` e purist: of organiza- tion work but ixl, to blow,'," up the whole bourgeois mathi,' the porliament itself from within'." in the Italian ;, ament ol 500 members, there are now 1 munists. Po these, must be added, aCcor _ "to the Dtles report, i5 fellow-traveling ,.et-WA Socialists, or a total of 218 who` i9s tly v e and act with the Communists. To of 1953, their total popltlCRr' tte was 35.5 per cent of the, national t ai ki The 'retch Charrt,ber' Deputies, has about. 150 Communist meipers tint of a pros=r"t The CIA rdireetor polls out tl t }e,i, - munist Party is illegal in some 05 codes. t A the world,, but deplQX~s the foe; that" Iri- Jtf arY_ countries, e9 edial ^ ' Akio, the Red grbulrs have manag td,'q,Ulre degree of "respet ability" and of acceptan,pe as just another pr, Jlitical party, i': The analysis points oat that there is ".. instance where the_Co=ni usts have taken uv"j a rnuntrv' by free?,eleotio,rs or have o0taurat- a parliamentary maiorita ipy free eiecti+,no Approved For Release 2000/08/24: CIA-RDP70-00058R000100130054-7