fhk HISTORICAL REVIEW PRQGRA; If RELEASEAS SANITIZED
Activities Concerningor possible discussion with Stateune
1. ATbena Is still living inconspicuously in Montevideo, and the only sign of public activityecture scheduled to be given by hi* at the University onune under theof tho FEUO. Arbens is under surveillanoo and continues to have visitors, cany of then Guatemalan exiles. Hia closest companion is Manuel Galich, ex-Mlnister of Ouatamala to Uruguay.
looking into the possibility that
Arbens aay oeTvisa to that country. Haria Arbens and son ars soheduled to fly to Montevideo frca El Salvador on 11
June on PAA Flight Ho.
Arbens' daughters ara not in Salvador.
3. ArbenB does not have tha category of visa given to asylees. Hepecial visa granted by the Uruguayantoof known respectability". The Guatemalan Minis-tar in Uruguay plains to havepeoial decree granted this visa to Arbens.
il. The First Secretary of the Guatemalan Legation in(whose name to palomo)eliable source that Guatenala may recall its Minister or olose its legation in Uruguay.
$. Guatemalan Minister Cbaluleu in Uruguay claims to have written'the wife of President Castillo Annas asking that First Secretary palomo be recalled on the basis of hisotential turncoat.
6. Ao cordingensitive source, Guatemalan exiles in Mexico are disturbed by the campaign against Arbens and have decided toounter campaign utilising recognised Communist fronts and including Lombardo Tolodano. Through the use of an agent within these groupe, we are endeavoring toplit within tho major exiledith the hope of dividing ths Corasunist and non-Communist exiles. The groups whioh would fall into tbe non-Coanmnist bloc would both of October Group" and the PARC.
are alao endeavoring toew pressgainst Arbens. One Journalist from this croup will go within
a few days to Montevideo where he will interview Arbens and then will go to Ouatenala mhero we have prepared the way for him.
A white paper has been completed presenting In afashion tho Ouatomalan Qorornmoot'o ease against atom". The paper carries as attachmonte photographs ofew atrocity photographs. This paper will bethrough all diplomatic missions of Guatemala and will be given to tho press by Castillo Armas. The propaganda office of tho Guateaalan Qcrwrnaent will stall tho White paper to numerous newspapers ln the Western Bjemj sphere.
A series of atrocity photographs have been mailed from Kexioo to newspapers in each country of Latin America. The group doing the mailing was tht
10*sychiatrist of the Medical Staff of this Agency istudy of Arbens whloh sight have been donesychiatristerlee of interviaws with him. Wo plan to surface this dooumaut as having coseseeh defector. The idea behind this le to depict Arbens aa being unfit for public offloe.
U. Sensitive documents concerning Fortuny ore being reviewed for tho purpose of attaching further stigma to Arbena.
12. Our activities continue in most countries of the Hemisphere, most of our work being done through tbe press. Attached as of possible interactew rough-draft cartoons which reveal tbe tac#kwe are taking, especially', withinhat Arbens ia mentally, morally andnd, therefore, completely unfit for public trust.
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