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April 6, 1950
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Approved For Release 2000/09/01 : CIA-RDP83-00036R001100130036-6 C-O-P-Y 6 April 1950 MF G I NDU,M OF AGREEMENT SUBJECT: Briefing CRF on OPC operations. 1. To prevent the distortion of CIA intelligence estimates by the covert operations of CFC, it is agreed that the assistant Director, ORE, be advised of such CPC operations. O PC will issue instructions to its field offices calling their attention to the importance of this matter and requiring them to inform Washington Headquarters specifically of such operations as in their judgmt may have the effect of producing distortions of U. S. intelligence estimates. 2. It is understood that security will be controlled in accordance with the need to know within ORE. The A,ssistnnt Director, ORE, will advise his staff only of those elements of specific operations which might give rise to misinterpretations. With the exception of unusual occasions, which will be the subject of ad hoc agreement between the Assistant Director, ORE, and the Assistant Director, OPC, the ME staff officers who shall be made aware of this type of information will be strictly limited to the Chief and Deputy Chief of the Current Intelligence Group and two key officers in each of such of the ORE geographic divisions as may be concerned. 3. The Advisory Staff Officer, OPC, is designated (PC liaison officer to the Assistant Director and Deputy Assistant ,Director, (RE, with respect to covert operations. /s1 Theado bbi t Assistant Director, ORE 25X1A lg Assistant Director, CPC DISTRIBUTION: A 14 April 1950 File: 11.0131 Approved For Release 2000/09/01 : CIA-RDP83-00036R001100130036-6 SECRET (wh.. I CA IDENTIFICATION OF DOCUMENT IMP Regulation Liaison inter _agen OPC Bulletin No. 109, Reference: OPC Regulation No. 60-10 OPC represen atives requested to obtain. clearance from the office of Robert P. Joyce, Policy Planning Staff, Dept. of State before contacting geographic desk officer. DOCUMENT LOCATION HS/CSG-1656 Vyy Approved For Release 20 FORM 2523 6.65 Approved For Releas g0/09101 : CIA-R )P83-00036RO0110"80036-6 b0/09/01 : CIA-RDP83-00036R001100130036-6 SOURCE DOCUMENT INDEX SECRET DOC DAT CLASS 21 S 1951