PLANS OF HAITIAN/CUBAN EMIGRE GROUP FOR INVASION OF HAITI DURING PERIOD FROM 1

Created: 1/19/1966

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ThE ACTIVITIES OF ROLANDO MASFERRER

cCtfOJAS, FORMER CUBAN SENATOR, ANT CTHER5 AS LEADERSAITIAN/ lUBAN EMIGRE GRCUP PLANNING ACTION AGAINST PRESIDENT FRANCOIS >UVAL^ER_HAVE BEEN REPORTED ON PREVIOUSLY. FOR AN EARLIER REPORT ON MASFERRER'S ACTIVITIES DURING HIS VISIT IN MIAMI IN JANUAR

ROLANDO MASFERRER ROJAS SAID THAT HAITI WOULD BE INVADED FROM

THE SEA SOMETIME DURING THE PERIODO IU FEBRUARY. THE INVASION FORCE WOULD CONSIST OFJPER5ONS, SOME HAITIANS

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3. MASFERRER SAID THAT THE INVASION, TO DEPOSE PRESIDENT FRANCOIS DUVAL IER, WOULD BE CARRIED OUT SWIFTLY. AFTER ACONCLUSION OF THE INVASION THE CUBAN REFUGEES WOULD BE WELCOME TO STAY UN HAITI. THE NEW PRESIDENT OF HAITI

li. ACCORDING TO MASFERRER THE INVASION FORCE WILL HAVE ARMS AS FOLLOWS* CALIBER RIFLES, BRCWIKG ' AUTOMATICMM. RKOTLESSTFLES, AS RECEIVED) GARANDS,U'S. HE SAID THAT TO AVOID THE ATTENTION OF THE FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION THE INVASION FORCE VOULO LEAVE THE UNITED STATES WITHOOT WEAPONS. THE NECESSARY. WEAPONS WOULD BE SUPPLIED TO THE FORCE AFTER IT WAS OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES.

5. TWO CUBAN EMIGRES LIVING IN Ml AMI WHO ARE INVOLVED IN THE INVASl COMMENT:

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i MASFERRER PLANNED TO LEAVE MIAMI LATE ON THE EVENING OF jJANUARY OR THE NEXT DAY, TO RETURN TO NEK YORK.)

DISSEM: CINCSO, CINCLANT,FBI, CUSTOMS, BORDER PATROL, ILNS, AND USCG

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AS THE ACTIVITIES OF THE LEADING

FIGURES INVOLVED IN PLOTTING THE INVASION OF HAITI ARE WELL KNOWN TO U. S. AUTHORITIES, IT IS UNLIKELYORCE, WITH OR WITHOUT ARMS, COULD BE LAUNCHED WITHOUT DETECTION. IT IS NOT KNOWN WHERE THE ARMS ARE EXPECTED TO COME FROM, NOR IS IT EASY TO IMAGINE HOW OR WHERE THEY COULD BE TRANSFERRED TO THE INVASION FORCE WITHOUT BEING INTERCEPTED.)

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