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November 16, 2016
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October 4, 1951
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re" - Approved For Release 2000/ 8 CIA-RDP82-00457R00880006e) CLASSIFICATI OITO. OP:PICIALS.ONLY 25X1A 1./1 TELLIGENCE ,kENCY REPORT NO. ?10.1A14 CouurRy philippine INFORMATION REPORT CD NO. DATE DISTR. SUBJECT YEH Taung-wen ( 11, A: )A Chinese Communist NO. OF PAGES Agent in Phi1 the ippines Who is Now Under Detention 25X1A ===WEI: 25X1A a 25X1X ENCLS. mow) U EMENT TO _DO NOT CIRCULATE REPORT NO. L. Oet 1951 2 25xix itt? 1. YEE Taung-wen w ? 26, a nativeThing of ung An (118-10; 24,44) Fukien Province, who landed in the Philipnines early in 1951, presumably' on an assignment for the Chinese Communist Party, is now being detained by the Philipnine Government in Manila on charges of violating the immigration regulations, 2. YEE, who spent his youth in Amoy, entered the Amoy University in 1947, where he majored in English. When the Communists occupied Amoy in 19500 he joined the Chinese Communist Partysnd was sentto Peiping for train- in in the Revolutionary University (3.4qt1c.4,). He made two trips to Amoy and Cpnton from Peiping between October 1950 and January 1951 on Chinese Communist Party business. 3. Between 29 Jantrry and 5 February 1951, YEH was en route to the Philippines. He landed at a small port near Iloilo with several companions. His entry was renorted to localarthorities, and he was jailed subsequently. When arrested, YEH stated that he was 16, and thatAp had entered the Philippines to see his girl friend, TVA' Li-chting x pp ). TStAl? a Manila Chinese, had met YEW in Amoy but she was not Ti1.44 gfrl friend, 4. When TVAI received a letter from?YEE stating thrt he she flew to Iloilo with a female friend, YEH Li-hua ( atteMnted unsuccessftlly to arrange his release, 5. Tu February 1951, YEEWas transferred from Iloilo to the_Engineerd Island prison at Manila, where he is still being held. He is permitted to visit Manila once or twice each week in the company of an immigration officer. During these visits,'NH sees TVA! in her home and cnnduots a correspondence with persona in Am,Macao and Eenglongwho are known to be affiliated With the Chinese Communist ;arty. 6. Although TS 'Al is still attempting to arrange !Ellis release; there are indications that he may be denorted. YET plans to attempt to reenter the Philinpines if he is deported. .bonarrested, ) and CLSSIFCATIO IT/CONTROL ? 17,S, nr7T0T4IS ONTY STATE X NAVY X NSR S N n/sTrIBUTION -----1? T AR MY X AIR X, FRI tri___I Approved For Release 2000/06/08 : CIA-RDP Document tie1 No Change In Class. El rilhclavaeal Te F.111113,41M141.6?600`0500'05-7S ri `Kr ,1 .2..4_AUG 130 By: 24, Approved For Release 2000/06/08 : CIA-RDP82-00457R008800090005-5 CONTROL U.S. OFFICIALS ONLY CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY - 2 - 25X1 A 7. It is not known if YETI has recruited TS,A1 for the Chinese Cmnnunist Party or if he is merely taking advantage of her friendship. 8. TPA' resides at 510 Santo Cristo Street, where her telephone number is 24044 which is also the nudber of the Chua Luan and Company umbrella factory owned by her father. TSIAI also has used 2.94,55, which is the telephone number of Benjamin Chua and Company, importer and exporter at 154 Soler Street, who is a relative. TS,A/ also has stayed at 521 Mello de Binondo. U.S. OFFICIALS 0NLY cSs Approved For Release 2000/06/08 : CIA-RDP82-00457R008800090005-5