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Cryptonym: AMHIM

Definition:
Project for the "distribution of news and information bulletins and radio newscast tapes to addresses throughout Latin America" via AIP (Agencia de Informaciones Periodisticas).
Status:
Documented
Sources:

104-10308-10133: AMHIM PROJECT

This memo for the record on the AMHIM project describes it thusly: "The distribution of news and information bulletins and radio newscast tapes to addresses throughout Latin America (AIP - Agencia de Informaciones Periodisticas, News Information)."

104-10165-10187: CURRENT COVER AND FUNDING REQUIRMENTS FOR JMCOBRA MHSPAWN ACTIVITIES FOLLOW

This 1968 document describes funding of several "JMCOBRA MHSPAWN" projects, noting regarding AMHIM that "present arrangement which funds this activity by monthly black-bag averaging $18,000 cash."

104-10244-10033: DISPATCH: POSSIBLE IDENTITY PROBE LINK TO AMCORE-2 AND AMSTRUT-2

2/19/69 memo by George J. Copsidas for Chief of Station WH/Miami to Chief, Western Hemisphere Division: "...a (Cuban) exile tabloid...(implies)...the current Identity probe (note: probably a reference to the Garrison investigation) could be expanded to include the issuance of subpoenas to AMCORE-2/Luis Conte Aguero and AMSTRUT-2/Juanita Castro and AMHIM as suspected (CIA) assets and mechanisms...with his own probe going so poorly, (Garrison) could conceivably jump on this item in an attempt to manufacture new ammunition for his cause."

104-10104-10049: CRIMINAL PROSECUTION - ALPHA 66

This document about ALPHA-66 includes a paragraph on Augustin D. Alles Soberon: "He was an employee of the AMHIM project until termination of the project in May 1970."

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