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December 21, 2016
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June 10, 2008
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March 18, 1955
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Approved For Release 2008/06/10: CIA-RDP80-0081 OA006300270006-0 CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY INFORMATION REPORT S E C R E T NOFORN This meterlrl oontsins information afeatia8 the Na- tional Defense of the United States within the mean- ing of the Nlphoos/e Laws, TWO 18, U.S.C. Secs. 793 and 791, the trantosisdon or reveistion of which in any manner to an unauthorized person IS prohibited by law. COUNTRY Fast Germany PLACE ACQUIRE REQUIREMENT NO. RD THE SOURCE EVALUATIONS IN THIS REPORT AN DEFINITIVE. THE APPRAISAL OF CONTENT IS TENTATIVE. (FOR KEY SEE REVA$I) 1. An intelligence sec on, an Itled o era a aera we , is in the process of being established at the new KVP headquarters in Strausberg. Establishment of a Military Intelligence DATE DISTR. 18 March 1955 Section 25X1 2. This section is to take over responsibility for such purely military questions as are now dealt with by the Secretariat for State Security. Its tasks will include the investigation of cases of KVP personnel who have fled to the West and the prevention of attempts by these refugees to contact former colleagues. 3. The field of action of the new section is being worked out by the Operational Coordination Staff (Koordinierungs-Operationsstab), headed by Major Generals Mummler and Bonmann, and officials of the SFS. Candidates for the intelligence section must be screened by the SFS and their appointment is subject to the approval of the Cadre Section of the Central Committee of the SED. 4. The move of KVP headquarters units to Strausberg is continuing. The Transport, Commisariat, Planning and Construction Sections are still in Berlin-Adlershof and will probably remain there for the present. Most of the operations sections have already moved to Strausberg. S E C R E T NOFORN STATE ARMY ][ NAVY X AIR FBI A9C 25X1 (NOTE! Washington distribution indicated by ")C'l Field dWrlbeWsn by "#".) Approved For Release 2008/06/10: CIA-RDP80-0081 OA006300270006-0