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Cryptonym: AMHIM-2

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Definition:
Augustin Alles Soberon, worked under AMHIM project and also for Juana Castro's radio program.
Status:
Documented
Sources:

FBI File 2-1622 on Rolando Masferrer, Vol. 92, Section 410-427

3/16/70: "Answer to a Coward" by Augustin Alles Soberton, in "La Hoja". Addressed to Rolando Masferrer.

104-10104-10051: CABLE RE PROSECUTION OF 19 INDIVIDUALS INVOLVED ALPHA 66

6/29/70 Agustin Alles identified as AMHIM-2, and as one of 19 individuals who may be prosecuted, as well as being a member of Alpha-66.

104-10104-10049: CRIMINAL PROSECUTION - ALPHA 66

7/1/70 memo for Office of General Counsel: "Alles, a Cuban writer and radio commentator, is a long-time CA/PROP asset. His salary under the AMHIM project was covertly funded through AMHIM-1 but, according to the Miami station, Alles was fully aware of Agency sponsorship of the project...(he) allegedly advised Miss (Juanita) Castro (AMSTRUT-2) to provide financial backing for the Alpha-66 activities."

104-10104-10041: ALPHA 66 - RE 1 JULY MEETING WITH DOJ

7/8/70 Memorandum for the Record by Assistant General Counsel John Greaney: Identifies Augustin Alles Soberon as AMHIM-2.

104-10104-10038: MEMO RE AUGUSTIN D. ALLES SOBERON

7/21/70 CIA memo: "Augustin Alles was employed under the AMHIM Project at a salary of $500/month, and also worked part-time at $200/month for Juana Castro's radio programs, until the AMHIM Project was terminated on 30 May 1970. At that time, he began working full-time as editor of Juana Castro's radio programs over WNYW at a salary of $300 per month. He continues to receive a pay check from the Agency which is presently being funded through a notional cover firm out of New Jersey. Mr. Alles is witting of Agency sponsorship of AMHIM and is witting of Juana Castro's involvement with the Agency."

Contributors:
Dr. Juan B. Giusti

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