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Cryptonym: LITAMIL-9

Definition:
Luis Alberu Soeto, Cuban Cultural Attache in Mexico City, working as an double-agent for the CIA. According to one CIA document, LITAMIL-9 made photo identifications for the LIONION surveillance project. John Newman (apparently mistakenly) identified Alberu as LIRING-3 in ''Oswald and the CIA''.
Status:
Documented
Sources:

104-10431-10003: HSCA FILM

104-10052-10204: OPERATIONAL PROGRESS REPORT

3AH74 (HSCA interview with Sylvia Duran): HSCA Report, Volume III

Oswald and the CIA p.386.

104-10414-10355: DISPATCH-OPERATION PROGRESS REPORT

4/30/65, Lawrence Barker (Robert Shaw) writes: "LITAMIL-9...in the past has made most LIONION (Cuban embassy) photo identifications."

104-10404-10159: CABLE RE: REPORT ON CUBAN EMBASSY ATMOSPHERE AND SILVIA DURAN DEMEANOR

11/28/63, cable from R.L Easby (deputy chief, Alan White to Director, MEXI 7115: Neither LITAMIL-7 or LITAMIL-9 had any personal knowledge of Oswald's presence at the Cuban embassy at any time. (Identities are redacted, but revealed on the preceding page).

Contributors:
Roy Bierma

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