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Cryptonym: AMCLEMENT-1

Definition:
Unknown identity. AMCLEMENT-1 translated the manifesto from the UR Chief of the Chinese Sector, Chao Kuo Tse, in May or June of 1962. The latter was apparently arrested in Cuba in July, 1962, and sentenced to ten years in prison and forced labor.
Status:
Unknown
Discussion:
AMCLEMENT-1 reported the above developments to JMWAVE CI in early January, 1963. In addition, a cable in November of 1963 stated that Andrew F. Merton (probably CIA officer Jack Stewart) doubted whether AMCLEMENT-1 could handle an approach to Chavez.
Sources:

104-10226-10410: REPORT COVER SHEET: MANIFESTO OF THE UNIDAD REVOLUCIONARIA, CHINESE SECTOR

06/15/62, from JMWAVE, Reporting Officer: Henry J. Sloman, Reports Officer: Oliver K. Papock, Approving Officer: Andrew K. Reuteman: "SOURCE: AMOT-84, who is not mentioned in the by-line, intercepted a pouch brought to the WAVE area by AVCELT-1 on 18 May for Andres Zayas, secretary of intelligence and security for the Unidad Revolucionaria. The originator of the pouch is unknown. AMCLEMENT-1 translated the manifesto." - - - Page 4 (Page 2 of Field Information Report): ..."SI JEN (1) (5591/0117). Chief of the Chinese Sector. Coordinacion Nacional Alianza Chino-Cubano Anticomunista (National Coordination Cuban-Chinese Anti-Communist Alliance). (1). Source Comment: This is a pseudonym; the real name is Chao Kuo Tse (6392/2368/3419)."

104-10166-10226: UNIDAD REVOLUCIONARIA

July 1962: CIA document: Pages 57-58: ..."68. Chao Kuq-Tse (6392/2368/3419) (AKA: Tsai Jen (5391/0117) (AKA: Raul Chiu). Chief Chinese sector UR. PBRUMEN (Cuba); head of 'Coordinacion Nacional Alianza Chino-Cubano Anti-Comunista'; issued manifesto appealing to Chinese in Latin America aid UR; member Chinese Nationalist Party, PBRUMEN, arrested July 62, sentenced to 10 years prison and forced labor. (104; 227). - - - Page 128: "227. WAVE/CI, AMCLEMENT-1, 3 Jan 63, SECRET..."

104-10100-10360: AWAITING COMMENTS RE WHEREABOUTS OF A SPANISH-SPEAKING CHINESE BORN IN CUBA

11/07/63: Cable from Mexico City to Director: Slugline MPWATCH DYVOUR: "HDQS awaiting MEXI's comments on refs. WH Comment: *Merton doubts AMCLEMENT-1 can handle approach to Chavez. Might be worthwhile check with A-1 whereabouts young Spanish-speaking Chinese born Cuba for possible assessment recruitment." Releasing Officer: J.C. King, C/WHD. Coordinating Officers: WH/CA Kent (in draft), FE/ORS (REDACTION) (telecord). Authenticating Officer: Bernard E. Reichhardt, AC/WH/3.

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Gavin McDonald

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