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April 16, 1965
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Approved For Release 2002/05/01 : CIA-RDP83-01022R000100230025-2 The Washington Post Friday, April 16, 1965 Washington, D. C. Assoc,a'.ed Press A Central Intelligence Agency report says t at the as ro regime 1 ua has set up a "highly professional i on espionage and subvers agency" and has spent well over $1 million fomenting trouble in Latin America. M _. lUCIeU ui ?~???,?. _ 'agency as the, Ve nes ay Yom o u torate of Intelligence (DGI} in FRUan Affairs subcom one of whose main tasks is rn"i~tee ?investigating omma the support of revolutionaries nism in Latin America. in Latin America." ) fr t om s The CIA said repor ' aadded: confidential sources as well asl The CIA statement public statements by Cuban ,_,-nt.,,? defector information on DGI doubt that `export of the revo payments made during 1963, lution' continues to be a keylthe year of his employment policy of the Castro regime, with the DGI. About $250,000 despite important Communist was given to Guatemalan re- reverses in the area such as in volutionary g r o u p s. Some (Brazil, Chile and British Guia- $200,000 of this sum went to na last year." Marc" ' ntn in ynn T,,,l,tant ter- Agency identified. grou-the styeratin, in = rorist outfit ope C ban intelligence - and police) The document said Cuba in- be inter- d t o reporte I"reliably operative, lfaj, Abelardo Co l to form a a 1962 to direct operations and was still there as of April 1964. - "The DGI is advised by at bia, Peru, Bolivia and Guate- five Soviet intelligence " inala. Uruguayan-hased Leonel least specialists," the CIA said. Brizola, the extremist brother- "' loreover, one of the pur-~in-law of former -Brazilian -,,inrf is also re- given to revolus-i,a..r b--r- .,A- and $30.000 to , C! l a v t d e a pin -.aa iv r ._. _ meeting of Latin American por Panama "The DGI gave mire than Communist leaders held in rilla warfare coordinating $1 million to V e n e z u e 1 a n1 Havana last November was to committee in Montevideo to the guerrilla cactivists Theeri Source militant Communi tsactivity inltrainees andflmoneyow of period 19606 (from Cuba." also says that.. ,a long time Cu the hemisphere. Approved For Release 2002/05/01 : CIA-RDP83-01022R000100230025-2 ested in a propos "Latin American guerrilla movement' to be coordinated in Havana and to include.