memorandum for: Mr. Helms, cops Mr.i
At tho WMu House dinner last night,
mentioned to me that Klaus Fuchs would be releasedewwould
leave shortly thereafter for East Germany.
legal basil for holding him, orEast Germany, since, ae he^ he vas not id not Interrogate s latter point,
ad always thought heritish subject, although oi course If it was by naturalon, he might have lost It by his espionage conviction).
I luggest that you discuss this
we can get all the facts because it might be wel^cTSvUe the State Department, the FBI, and possibly USIA.
Allan W. Dulles Dlroctor
I cctor Release
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l cc -Original document.