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May 17, 1957
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Approved For Release 2001/03/30 : CIA-RDP76-00183R000200100100-2 DM-570 DEPUTIES" MEETING Friday, 17 May 1957 25X1A9a PRESENT: Mr. Dulles X Wisner, Amer K k atrick, 25X1A 25X1A9a 25X1A Mr. Dulles: a) Referred to the discussion at the Deputies" Meeting on 15 April respecting a Sunday duty officer and after some discussion it Was greed: 1) the duty officer would sit in the Director's Office from 9:30 to 12:30 inclusive, and upon leaving would advise the CIA watch officer where he could be reached during the remainder of the day; 2) he would review ell cables normell made available to the Director on Sunday. ACTION: 25X1A9a b) Stated he believed we should have an Estimate of the situationas a result of the O. S. 25X1A6a ACTION: AD/NE to draw up terms orrezerence in coordination with DO/P for DCI approval. c) Reported on the discussions at the OCU luncheon on 15 May and noted that: 1) Elmer Steats had tabled a paper on suggestions for improving the effectiveness of the OCD. This paper Is available in the Agency. No position will be token until there is ample opportunity to study the recommendations contained therein; 2) Mr. tabled a memorandum concerning the Conference of International Red Cross Societies to be held in New Delhi from October 24 to November 5. 1957, at which there will be considered draft rules for the Limitation of the Dangers Incurred by the Civilian Population in Time of Mar. It is Defense Depart? menes opinion that the draft rules as they now stand, if adhered to by the U. S. in good faith, would impose sweeping restrictions on military conduct In any future war. The Director said we should obtain a copy of these rules for study, ACTION: Mr. Wisner: a) Commented that he continued to follow with a great deal of interest the situation in Argentina (as reported by a special source) and that we would have to watch the activities of Peron and the Peronistas most carefully. b) Referred to Khrushchev's repudiation of his Polish speech in 1956 and commented he had not beard too ouch about any Approved For Release 2001/03/30 : CIA-RDP76-00183R000200100100-2 25X1A9 Approved For Release 2001/03/30 : CIA-RDP76-00183R000200100100-2 action taken or to be taken on this. The Director said as a starter he had discussed it with the Secretary of State and that the Secretary had asked if we could find out whether the repudiation had been published in a paper available to the Soviet people. ACTION: OD/I, Kr. Kirkpatrick: Raised the subject of portraits of former Directors N4/ and after some discussion it was agreed that in addition to General Doaovan1 portraits would be made of Ada. Rillenkoetter and General Smith. It was the consensus of tho hat portraits or the heads of SSD and CIO , Ado, Somers and Gen, Vaadenberg) was a "1 tt e cosplicated". The Director suggested that possibly we might obtain good photographs, ACTION: IG to discuss with Oates Lloyd, 25X1A JSE Approved For Release 2001/03/30 : CIA-RDP76-00183R000200100100-2