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January 11, 2017
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February 26, 2010
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September 30, 1971
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No Objection to Declassification in Full 2010/02/26 : LOC-HAK-17-2-60-4 ON-FILE NSC RELEASE INSTRUCTIONS APPLY ~ - THE WHITE HOUSE WASHINGTON September 30, 1971 SECRET MEMORANDUM FOR THE SECRETARY OF STATE THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE THE DIRECTOR OF CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE SUBJEGT: Gontingency Planning My xnemorandux~n of March 21, 1969, entitled "Contingency Planning, " requested the forwarding of contingency plans t-o the NSC Review Group and provided guidelines far the future preparation of plans. I would appreciate the Chairmen of the appropriate Interdepartmental Gxoups revie:....g a::::'~~_ =?' .b .:r '_-~ ~wt^ the plans ?i~t^~ rc~ ~-~?^5i^n on the attachment. An additional list of new contingencies for which plans. .are needed is also attached. Revisions to existing plans should be completed by Navembex 15, 1971, and new studies should be faxwaxded and available far consideration by the WSAG by December 10, 1971. Particular attention should be given to the drafting of appropriate action docurn.ents in tie case of bath existing plans and those newly requested. Bath .revisions and new plans should be developed taking into account the guidelines which accompanied my March 21, ~ 1969 memorandum. cc: Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff SECRET Attachment ir- Henry A. Kis singex No Objection to Declassification in Full 2010/02/26 : LOC-HAK-17-2-60-4 No Objection to Declassification in Full 2010/02/26 : LOC-HAK-17-2-60-4 1-~? ? r r ~.~_ SECRET East Asia Hpng Kong Latin America Dominican Republic Haiti Previous Plans Requiring Revision Near East, South Asia Iabya Middle East Europe Czechoslovakia Romania Yugoslavia New Plans' East Asia . Taiwan - (a) succession, (b) evolving US-Taiwanese relationship and potential problems. Surma _ possible collapse of Ne Win!s government Philippines - elections result in anti-US stance Europe , Spain- - succession problem Poland -unrest leadixxg to Soviet intervention Latin America Honduras and Salvador -resumption of Uruguay -continued deterioration, possible intervention by other Latin American countries . Chile - (a~ an attempted Gaup, (b) imposition of hard-left dictatorship. SECRET No Objection to Declassification in Full 2010/02/26 : LOC-HAK-17-2-60-4