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August 13, 1948
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CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY REPORT NCO. 25X1 A Vjf0457ROO17Q05 Approved FojR"jVAGM%" 1')UENTRY Spain/France "~ 3JE~"' Corn nisi-sponsored Consejo Central 1gee i e t!enci a 25X1A 5r-^' a, t (USTF.f, BELOW) 25X1 X 25X1 A The S v nish Corrr..uaists had abandoned their efforts to form a left-wiz coalition by the end of June 1948 (the t ronosed Jung, Be-subli cans Es'r anola --' 1 (9 N1 in favor of the constitution of a Consojo Central de la es s ene e. ( Goment: The Consejo purported to have originated 4;Minside Swain with t e Lev~sate and Aragon guerrilla gro whose manifesto ad invitation to all anti-franquists has been riven wide ublicity in the 1 t 5. 3 ;" NComnunist press.) 1I,L1 7.12 a leading Coimmnist early in July that his Party, in the expectation that a crisis would bring about a, dissolution of the Republican Government-inr-exile, had the Consejo in readiness to take over the relationshi,s currently maintained by'the exile goverment with eastern and central vuronean countries. The Communist added that an or nnizatiou of political representatives already was in existence in those countries to replace the dinlnr,atic representatives of the Renublicen Government. He saecifically mentioned itanuel AZCARAT as the representative in Bucharest. As of 3 July, AZCALATE was in Paris but extected to return to Rumania nernanently. 25X1A 25X1X Document No. CLASSIFICATION SECFG.T T r, T, 14 21 STATE NA1tY . L?+fp&ICE: THIS DISTRIBUTION LISTING MUST' B ,EXCISED BEFORE PUBLIC RELEASE OF THIS DOCUMENT. Approved For Release 2000/AORUA-RDP82-00457 R001700560007-9 CONFIDENTIAL DATE DISTR. 23 Aueust 1948 NO C IANGE in C?. H