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June 15, 1966
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Approved For Release 2008/03/03: CIA-RDP80B01676R001500070069-2 15 June l'%6 MEMORANDUM FOR THE RECORD Morning Meeting of 15 June 1966 R. Jack Smith tabled a memo which had been requested by Robert Barnett of State which assessed the effects of loosening U.S. controls on trade with Communist China. The DCI suggested that a copy be sent to Secretary McNamara. A discussion ensued regarding Rostow's understanding of bomb damage studies. Godfrey noted the Press today on the absence of Castro recently and the report on this subject. He tabled a memo on which is timed for the latter's visit this month. The DCI stated that he would call Marvin Watson to alert him to this memo. Bannerman noted that the House had approved an appropriation for expanding the Embassy in Saigon. He also noted the problem of Air cars A r deSilva noted the report that the elder bonzes in Saigon had appealed to Tri Quang to cease his strike. Houston clarified the matter as to where supergrades' financial reports would reside. Bross noted that he had received a call from in which the latter indicated that General Taylor wants to be briefed on the Watch Committee and the National Indications Center. It was agreed that this matter would be deferred until Mr. Os return. He noted that a review of the Combined Intelligence Program was underway in the Pentagon at the present time. The DCI noted that had been appointed as Head of IDA, and he requested that the General Counsel review this matter. In this connection, Kent noted that ONE had had problems with IDA in that the latter had misused NIE's. Approved For Release 2008/03/03: CIA-RDP80B01676R001500070069-2 C-rprsrT Approved For Release 2008/03/03: CIA-RDP80B01676R001500070069-2 DDCI. He reported that NRO wants a manpower survey of he is in agreement with this. Lastly, he noted that the NSA study on the location of had been completed. The DDCI asked when the memo on Internal Developments in China would be ready, and the DDI responded that the paper would be available tomorrow. The DCI noted an article in the Washington Star last evening concerning a speech by Congressman Halpern. 7r,Y1 25X1 25X1 Approved For Release 2008/03/03: CIA-RDP80B01676R001500070069-2