CABLE TO DIRECTOR FROM (DELETED) RE GUATEMALA 1954 COUP

Created: 3/11/1954

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LINCOLN STATION

HISTORICAL REVIEW PROGRAM RELEASEAS SANITIZED

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info: lincoln

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pbsuccess ribat re: [ 7

in openly *ntl-cgmkunist speech ably defined international

communism. approved panama's previous dai's like and pointed out as host significant fact that in americas dnl3ke soviet world the smallest can publicli protest to strongest and that in this particular distance it had been sec state who first to applaud. took useful lire calling gautemalah attitude toward rbsoldtion errokeoos and stated purpose of resolution to avoid dblaitnq meeting of consultation while someone determines whether fact of comdnishxpressed sincere confidence no one would call for consultation unless certain need existed]. proposal not cortrarx to but strengthened rkw-fntkrvektioh.

peru hard hitting erudite philosophical orator! against comhiism,

urugbat argued curing economic social ills best hedicivb against cckkdnism.

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PLEADED NOT KILL DEMOCRACY IM ORDER DEFEND IT AHD SPOKE AGAINST ETSTESICAX FEAR AHD KCTS OF CONSPLRACT (PRESJJKABLI MEANING THOSE PRETENDING TO BE IN DEFENSE OF DEMOCRACY).

*/. EDUCADOR GENERALLY ARTI-fXKMUNlST. STABTED RHUBARB WITHR INTERVENTION/BORDER DISPUTE*. COMMITTEE ROOM IN UPROAR AND FIERCE VERBAL EXCHANGE PERU ECUADOR WHICH CHAIR UNABLE CONTROL UNTIL FINALLY BRAZIL THREATENED RESIGN FROM GUARANTEEING POWERS IF THEY DID NOT DESIST.

5. COMMENT! URUGUARX "LIBERAL" SPEECH NOT DAMAGING BUT COULDREND MAKING FOR SEPARATION OF "DEMOCRATS' FROM "DICTATORS'. MEXICO TOTALITARIANISM" AMENDMENT RESOLUTION MAX ENCOURAGE TREND. UNFORTUNATE ABOVEXCHANGE MAX HAVE INADVERTENTLY SET STAGE FOR SUBSEQUENT TORLELLO CHARGES. ATMOSPHERE VERY FRIENDLY. CCfKETTEB IN MORNING AND AFTERNOON SESSIONH.

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