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May 28, 1980
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Approved For Release 2000/08/08 : CIA- NOT RELEASABLE. TO FOREIGN NATIONALS SESSION REPORT CLAS54FIED BY: MSG, DAMI-ISH 05163OZ JUL 78 Approved For Release 2000/08/08+MERp02100150001-3 Approved For Release 2000/08/08DP - 00150001-3 REMOTE VIEWING (RV) SESSION CD-25 1. (S) This report documents a remote viewing conducted in compliance with a request from SOD, J3, OJCS, Pentagon, Washington, D.C. The purpose. of the session was to provide information relevant to the hostage situation in Iran. 2. (S) The remote viewer's impressions of the target are provided as-raw intelligence data, and, as such, have not been subjected to any intermediate analysis, evaluation or collation. Interpretation and use of the information provided is the responsibility of the requestor. 3. (S) The protocol used for this session is detailed in the document, Grill Flame Protocol, AMSAA Applied Remote Viewing..Protocol (S), undated. 4. (S) Following is a transcript of the viewer's impressions during the remote viewing session. At TAB A are drawings made by the remote viewer reference his impressions of the target site. At TAB B is target cuing information provided the remote viewer. 5.. (S) The remote viewer was asked to locate KEVIN HERMENING and to describe his surroundings. The viewer described a gym-like area, but was unable to present a view of the entire building. However, he was able to describe surrounding features which might be helpful in pinpointing the location of HERMENING. The viewer stated that HERMENING and 4. other hostage were doing exercises. The viewer felt very strongly that a GREGORY PERSINGE was one of the other hostages at this location. Three other hostages are identified but the viewer did not feel very confident concerning their identification Approved For Release 2000/08/08 : CIA-RDP96-00788R002100150001-3 Approved For Release 2000/08/08: CIA 10150001-3 REMOTE VIEWING (RV) SESSION CD-25 #6.5: This will be a remote viewing session for 28 May 1980; on-target time is 0900 hours. Okay #8.5 it's time to start today's session. Relax, relax. For the past few minutes now you've been focusing your attention on the photographs that I showed you'. I want you to relax and concentrate. Describe the. area where Kevin Hermening, Kevin Hermening is located. Relax and concentrate on the area where Kevin Hermening ......describe it to me. +5.5 #8.5: ...I got him. I don't know.....was.......seen all these buildings...and no Kevin. ...............I got him. I got Kevin and 4. other people in a big room. I think it's ...I got gymnasium. High windows. Like clear story. Very, very high windows. It's, it's, it's not like a basketball court. It's like a weight lifting gym. Kevin in front of the people facing the same direction ...they seem to be following his lead in calisthenics. PAUSE #6.5: Okay.. You're doing very well. You're doing very well. I want you to focus your attention, focus your attention on those other individuals that are with Kevin and describe them to me. +09 #8.5: I think I see.....early twenties .... on the left...... early twenties..... brown hair...weighs about 100.....160..... roundish face. Good shape. Slim, slim guy behind him. Dark. hair.. Wiry, tough, not, not, not muscular.. A long face.....and another guy there ..... I don't know.....20 to 23...lighter hair, well, well-groomed, muscular. Kind of likes himself, I think. Very vain. Older guy on the right. I don't know why, but I just....oh, hell. It seems I ....warrant officer comes to mind. Early 30s I think or stocky....5.....5-9, brown, brown hair. Normally has, normally has a heavy beard. Last'guy has some problem with his leg or foot. I had the feeling it was his right. #6.5: Okay. You've done very well. You've done very well #8.5. Now before you move on I want you to go by these individuals again, and study them very closely. Study . their. face very closely so that later on when we look at some pictures we will be able to find them. You don'.t have to tell me Approved For Release 2000/08/08 : CIA-RDP96-00788R002100150001-3 a WON Approved For Release 2000/08/08 : CIA .anything. Just look at them. Study them very closely and when you think that you could identify them later let me know and we'll move on. Okay. #8.5: I think I: got the older guy. #6.5: Okay. Just take your time and focus on them. #8.5: Younger guy. I don't know if I saw all of them. One guy appears very athletic. Skinny guy looks very unique...a long face. Little guy on the left is kind of non-descript. They keep touching their toes. #6.5: Okay. You study their face. You study their faces so you can identify them later. +15 #8.5: Something very strong about, about breads. I don't understand it. Slice ..... big loaf of bread with the end cut off keeps appearing out of nowhere. I don't know why. #6.5: Okay. Don't worry about it. #8.5: It's like an intrusion. Reminds.menof an executive gymnasium... exercise room......... I sense fruit trees nearby. Appears, appears to be no windows in the walls the room, but a raised portion over the center of the room has windows in it that lights up the room. Wait a minute. +18:45 1 sense some other people. Not in this room,, but not too far away. Kind of foul mood, bored, lounging on cots. Small bed. I see, I see 5 or 6 of them. I don't see them. I'm just aware. They were there behind...... down the hall in some other room....spaces somewhere. #6.5: Okay. Now. #8.5 I want you to relax. Clear your mind of what we. have been doing here. Relax now. I want you to change your perspective I want you to go outside of this building. Go up in the air 1500 feet and look down on this. building where Kevin and the others are located on 1500 feet and look down on this building where Kevin and the others are located and describe the area to me with .the thought of how we can locate this place. Relax and concentrate on that. How can we locate this place where Kevin and the others.are located. PAUSE Approved For Release 2000/08/08: C111 0150001-3 Approved For Release 2000/08/08 : CIA- - 50001-3 +23:30 #8.5: I. was distracted. I saw people. Looked like.....on the ground.....looked like maybe ...... I saw things that..... symbolic of ...nautical. The room Kevin was in appears to be a wing of building. I can't put it together, but I see a roof .-reminds me of _a-g,; nt umbrella... round and ~r n pie shape segments ..... verys 1 slope: fire's trees here.:I-n the front,. in front of o the buildings is a pattern, I can best describe as shay something like a maple leaf. Must be 40, 50 feet ac 'ss. I can't tell whether it's a real low wall shaped like he contour of maple leaf .... it's a real. low trimmed hed .... on't feel the building that Kevin is in has rec izable lea nearby... adjacent building... image of 'ding is flickerin b usl A ears to b ding., with maple leaf...looks like some