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November 9, 2016
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October 20, 1947
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yt Approved For Release 1999/09/08 : CIA-RDP82-00457RO01 O DO IN~~~ rev, rrar"+r~xrmTAT CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE GROUP COUNTRY Sia! E Activities of Royalist Group. in Bangkok 25X1A6a ORIGIN 25X1 X6 DATE: INFO. DIS"T? October f, GES I S IPPLEMENT 1. A royalist group led by Prince Chumbhot has been int -easingly active*, of late.. Recently one of the active members of this group, Mom Chao Sophvn Phrexcx (son of Prince Svasti and brother of rjueen Ramphai and Prince Suphas3vast i), approached llai Ramphan Poo':x;ajian, a former editor of the Siezsscssse Daily Ekara., and asked him to edit a new royalist ne-wspapor. Rai H azap aza d,solinee the offer. Since then his house has been searched by the CID 2. The royalists sky they have arsenals in the homed of various snernberci and state they are still collecting arms. They claim tr know the locatieass of all major Free Thai arsenals in Bangkok and sp ah, of these installations as prime targets; in the event of an armed royalist w3rising,, 25X1A6a -gotez chile the fact that the royalists ha-m, collected arms and know the location of Free Thai arsenals is prob:.bly true, the possibility of t':1 group staging an armed uprising is considered remote. The dissident Princes are prone to exaggerate their potsrtial power and thr,o extent of their activities..) Lr ioL document conrsine information rz1 14d the national defense of the i his Espionag' within the meaning of ht.-? 50 U.S.C. 31 and 32, seii emended. Its J'eq?ais_latior of its co, :~xss:er, it prohib?.ted by Date: Auth: DDA. REG,. 7711?g3 Class. CHANGED TO: TS DDA Memo, 4 Apr 77 D?cuiaent No. NO CHANGE in Class.[ [] DECLASSIFIED l ' CLASSIFICATION emission or' the s in any Approved For Release 1999/09/08 : CIA-RDP82-00457R001000270005-0