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December 21, 2016
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January 2, 2009
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June 8, 1956
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Approved For Release 2009/01/02 :CIA-RDP80B01676R002300190004-5 DM-489 DEPUTIESt MEETING Friday, 8 June 1956 PRESENT: Mr, Dulles, Gen. Cabell, Mr, i~isner, Mr, Amory, Col, Ih`hite, Messrs,. Kirkpatrick, Helms, Bissell Roosevelt, Sheldon, Gen, Truscott, Mr, Dullest a, Referred to a proposal submitted by 25X1 and noted that in a recent telephone conversa~ an a ween eneral Donovan and Mr, Houston, Gen, Donovan had indicated that General Erskine was in favor of this project, The Director said that the OCB had taken a rather dim view of it and further that CIA is already doing some of the things recommended therein. The Director commented it appeared to him that this was a military rather than an intelligence project, and upon being advised by Mr. Sh`isner that of Gen. Erskinets office was coming in to see hi~a ~tix~ as to r. 'isner to take up this matter with ~ The Di~ 25X1 said DD/P might advise ~~ we assumed the proposal in question would be placed before 'the JCS and CIA would develop covert annexes when necessary and as required. b, Referred to a cable from ?nd directed that the info m herein be furnished Messrs, on an eyes only basis, c. Noted that at the 1 st OCB on of providing training for had been raised and he was some a es an a out o ng this. The Director said talon into con ation the frequent changes made in he thought it was a mistake for CIA o ecome c ose a n any one regime. ACTION: The Director has asked to staff this problem out since further discuss on at the ?CB had been deferred until the next meeting on 13 June, N!r. tKisners Reported on a conversation he had with an important assignment which had been offers t r~ecting Approved For Release 2009/01/02 :CIA-RDP80B01676R002300190004-5