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April 1, 1964
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Sanitized - Approved For Release : CIA-RDP AMERICAN OPINION APRIL 1964 ? The Washington Evening Star reports that State Department officials are deeply concerned that the Senate Internal Securi- ty Subcommittee has unearthed a "secret" list of more than 800 potential security risks in the State Department. The memo- ,.randum, containing the lists, was signed on June 27, 1956 by the late Scott Mc- Leod, then Administrator of the Bureau of Security and Consular Affairs. Mr. Mc- Leod warned that all of the 800 individu- als were "cleared as qualified for access to classified information," and "about one- half are assigned to what can be catego- rized as critical intelligence slots in the ? Yuri I. Nossenko, who has allegedly. defected from the U.S.S.R., is reported; as willing to abandon' his wife and 'two children in the Soviet Union. ? Allen W. Dulles, former Director of ,the CIA, says: "I have no use for the extremes of McCarthyism or Birchism, although I recognize that many well- ',meaning but,misguided, people have been deluded by their appeals." Department or to top level boards and committees." (Mr. McLeod's protege, Ot- ',-- - to Otepka, has recently ' been discharged ? Senator Thomas J. Dodd (D.-Conn.) from the State Department for discover-' says that attacks upon the C.I.A. are "a ing more security risks and for cooperat- highly dangerous pastime because' the ing with the Senate Internal Security C.I.A. is one of the essential elements of Subcommittee.) our [sic] security." ? For the third consecutive day, anti- t United States demonstrations are carried on in Accra, the capital of Ghana. The Ghanaian government's radio attacks "Yankee bloodsuckers and gun running cowboys." The Ghanaian Times, a gov- ernment mouthpiece, reports that: "The C.I.A. agents and their Peace Corps sub- versionists Have failed with their guns and bullets." There is no indication that Peace Corps Director Sargent Shriver will with draw his Peace Corps personnel from !Communist Ghana. _..___:._... Sanitized Approved For Release CIA-RDP75-00149R.OO0600040058-2 ? The State Department announces that 1 Yuri I. Nossenko, a member of the Soviet delegation to the Geneva disarmament conference, has defected from the U.S.S.R. and asked for political asylum in the United States. Nossenko claims to have been a staff officer of the K. C. B. (Com- mittee of State Security). The. Central Intelligence Agency is leaking news that Nossenko was one of its agents