CHILEi Today ii Independence day, and the Junta
THAT THE NCU COVERNnTNT FEEL-SECURITY SITUATION UNJER CONTROL
Santiago remains generally calm. Theforcerconttnue to cloae the ring around wtrwlst. tto Save taken refuge in lower class housing area.JnJIkirti of the city. ilitary operation
TUNITY TO LEAVE THE HEAVILY POPULATED AREA BEFOREAJOR
Eleewhero in thethe aearch forarms caches is continuing but thela encountering little resistance even in fSBIBon,enter of ultr.leftlst strength.
The new minister of ^terior asserts thatan "auaoects" are now being detainea in
Leigh warned that operation, Severity.
treiKlsts will continue with the "tmost severity Ha asked viewers to inform on thecertain leftist politicians and newsmen still at
The government is weeding out thepolitical appointoe. for
aid othS governmentheeing filled by some active and retired military j
officnrn aa wall as by independent civilians, pre-'sumably with aorae technical guallficatlona. Several Christian Democrats II hava been brought into the government, incJucing the mlniater otand throe subsecretarles in other ministries.
Democratic leadera are facedilemma, however, in their relations with the junta government. They hope to staff middle-level posts with their followers in an effort to moderate the government's policies, but they want to avoid being too closely identified with it. Party leaders
fear political reprisals not only from ex-treme^xghtlsts being brought into the government but also from leftist extremists for cooperating with the new regime.
Central Mpw Bulletin