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December 15, 2016
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May 20, 2004
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November 6, 1956
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25X1A Approved For Release 2004/0,60 RDP82R0012 00010005 Y i 1 56 kj J, C) 6 November 1956 MEORA DVM FOR: Assistant Director, OCR FROM: Assistant Director for Basic Intelligence SUBJECT: Release of NIS to the 1 :1 25X1A 1. In Implementation of a decision by the Intelligence Advisor Csznmittee on 6 November 1956, you are authorized to release to II 25X1 A three copies of each of the published NIS elements listed in the attachment hereto. 2. The immediate release of these NIS elements required by the IAC decision precludes the removal of the subsection entitled Comments on Principal Sources" from certain of the sections, and also makes in- feasible this modification of the control statement printed on each of these elements. Accordingly, it is requested that. a. These NIS elements be released to without deletion of any of the comments. b. The letter of transmittal accompanying these NI 55 elements contains an appropriate statement indicating that the control statement appearing an each of these elements is waived with respect to 3. It is further requested that you cause each shipment of the NIS elements listed in the attachment hereto to be accompanied by the following 25X1A 25X1A "This intelligence is released to the Govern=lent 25X1 A subject to the following conditions; 1. Thal Government will not release this intelligence to a third government without specific approval by the United States Government. Approved For Release 20044-RDP82R00129R000100050021-2 Approved For Release 2004N94l-RDP82R00129R000100050021-2 SUBJECT. Release of NIS to the 6 November 1556 25X1A 25X1 A 2. The Government will afford to this 25X1 A i ellig*nce substantially the same degree of securlt protection as that afforded it by the United States Government. 25X1A 3. The Government will not exploit this intelligence for other than national security purposes. 25X1A 25X1A 25X1A List of D lisped NIB Elements 1 -1 cc: Secretary, IAC Approved For Release 2004 A-RDP82R00129R000100050021-2 M--n L I Approved For Release 2004/06/15 :CIA- 82R00129R000100050021-2 6 November 1956 PtebU# NIS Elements on N IS Are NIS 1&.ment T Chao. I Brief Sec. 20 21 21 23 24 Introduction (Military Oeography) Military Geographic Regional Oceanography Coasts & Landing Beaches Weather & Climate Topography Urban Areas . III Transportation & Telecommunications Ising Seec#. 3 ;, 31, 32, 33, -, 35) Water way Sec. 40 . Introduction (Sociological) 41 Population 42 Characteristics of the People 43M RoU on, Education, and Public $Z Naval Forces 8M Air Forces 25X1A Suction (Economic) giiculturee, Fisheries, and Forestry Fuels and Power Minerals and Metals AdatufactvAing and Construction hart Appraisal 90, 91. and 92) uprising Secs. I Ports and Naval Facilities 44M orrx*tion Manpower Supp. II Air 45 Health and Sanitation Sec. 50 Introduction (Political) Su . III Telecommunications 51M The Constitutional System Sapp. V SZM 54M Structure of the Government Political Dynamics Public 4r and Safety 551 Natimeal1164iciees 56 Intelligence and Security live 59 biographies of Key Peersonal.i ce revision of previously published element. 63 Forces) 4 Fare s$ 6 5 Trade and F1 See. 80i Introduction (Armed Approved For Release 2004/%E91 -RDP82R00129R000100050021-2 25X1A Approved For Release 2004/06/15 : CIA-RDP82R00129R000100050021-2 Approved For Release 2004/06/15 : CIA-RDP82R00129R000100050021-2