KISSINGER BELIEVES SOVIETS BEHIND ATTEMPT ON POPE' LIFE

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CIA-RDP91-00901R000500150027-1
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December 31, 1982
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Approved For Release 2006/01/12: CIA-RDP91-00901R00
ASSOCIATED PRESS
31 December 1982
WASHINGTON
KISSINGER BELIEVES SOVIETS BEHIND ATTEMPT ON POPE' LIFE
Accounts that have emerged so far on the assassination attempt on the pope
lead "almost to no other conclusion" than that the Soviet secret service was
behind it, former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger said Friday.
"Here is a Turkish terrorist, who suddenly shows up in Bulgaria, which is not