INTERNAL ARMY INVESTIGATION OF SUBVERSION

Created: 11/28/1973

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t, THi ABHY TEAM iNVESTIQATINQ SUBVERSION hi THIN THETHE SERVICE HAS REQUESTED THAT THE MILITARY TRIBUNALSENTENCES ON FQUR CIVILIAN MEMBERS Of THE HOVEHEnTREVOLUTIONARYOF roHENTlNfl TREASON HI THIN

THE ARMY. THE MOST IMPORTANTc IS (FNyiIDDLE-LEVEL MIR MEMBER . DEATH SENTENCES HAVE ALSO BEEN ASKED FQfl THO AHMY OrriCERS. LIEUTENANT IfNU) BULGES ANO

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LIEUTENANT (FNU) PEREZ* BELlEVEO QuIlTY OF ThE SANE CHaRQES. 8ULNES IS CURRENTLY IN ASTLUN IN THl EMBASSY OP THE NtnCRLANJS IN SANTIAGO AND PEREZ IS UNDER DETENTION BY THE ARMY. THf INVESTIGATIONS STAFF HAS PROVED. THROUGH INTERROGATION , THAT THE TWO LlEuTENtNTS WERE LEADERS OF MIR CELLS IN THEIR UNITS. EIGHT ENLISTED MEN HAVE ALSO BEEN FOUND GUILTY OF TREASON CHARGES BY REASON OF MEMBERSHIP IN THE CELLS' AND DEATH SENTENCES HAVE BEEN ASKED FOR THEM. IVILIAN LAWYER., THE LIAISON CONTACT WITH THE CELLS, HAS ALSO BEEN CHARGED WITH TREASONEATH SENTENCE AflED FOR HlN.

SENTENCE! HAVE BEEN ASKED FOR THREEONE ENLISTED MAN ACCUSED OF SUBVERSIVE ACTIVITIES NOTTREASONOUS. FIVE-YEAR SENTENCES HAVE BEEN REQUESTED FOR

ONE ENLISTED MAN. (FNU), AND TWO OFFICERS. LIEUTENANT COLONELNO MAJOR. FOR LESSER CHARGES OF SUBVERSIVE ACTIVITIES RELATED TQ CONNECTIONS WITH THE POPULAR UNITYOALITION.

INVESTIGATIVE STAFF HASUMBER OFOFFICERS. ENLISTEDCIVILIANS. IN THE COURSE

OF THEIR WORK. HOWEVER. THERE IS INSUFFICIENT

Evidence to bring charges against then, the staff has recommendedontinuing, long-term investigative effort be hade to maintain vigilance over the suspects and to collect evidence

WHICH WILL LEAD to INVESTIGATIONS

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OF CIVILIANS BY the MILITARY STAFF IS AUTHORIZED INTHERE ARE INDICATIONS OF DIRECT CIVILIAN INVOLVEMENT MILITARY AFFAIRS, FOR THIS REASON THE CIVILIANSHAVE BEEN CHARGED FOR SUBVERtlVE OR_TREASONOUSTHE ARMY, ) COMMENTI

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