UNWEDIASI DATE: SEP lit 2
INTELLIGENCE RELATING TO NATIONAL SECURITY
Congo: Preparationsound-tableof Congo political leaders may be in progress.
Several reports in the past few weeks indicate that President Kasavubu has been planningonference, and people who might be expected toare gathering.
Onay after former Katangan leader Mbise Tshombd's arrival in Leopoldville, Albert Kalonji, once head of the secessionist South Kasal "Miningrrived in the capital city from his exile in Europe. |
imprisoned Left-wing leader Antoine
Gizenga is about to be released.
Tshombd, who is bent on the Congo premiershipost from which he could eventually attain it, is still pushing his ideaovernment of "national
ress conference on Friday he reiterated his positioneconciliation should include people such as Pierre Mulele, leader of the
rebellion in Kwilu Province, and Gizenga.
of Defenseeported Tshombe" supporter, has told| [officials that he, Anany, is opposing Adoula's efforts to got African troops to aid the Congo in maintaining order afterune. Anany's opposition may be encouraged bywho Is probably inclined to look at the troopsrop for the Adoula government.
In Stanleyville, meanwhile, the security situation appears to be growing more tense. Anraid by dissidents lastfirst reported to have picked upewappearsfj-
nauiea oileapons, enough to swing the military balance in favor of the dissidents. &te morale of the Congo Army garrison in Stanleyville is reported to be low. IOriginal document.