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Cryptonym: AMNUBA-2

Definition:
Anibal Garcia Diaz.
Status:
Documented
Discussion:
He was captured during an infiltration mission into Cuba and was shot in the arm. Served a prison sentence in Cuba. He was one of the CIA agents or assets who were exposed by AMHINT-56, Juan Francisco Blanco Fernandez. Anibal Garcia Diaz's 201 number matches that of AMNUBA-2, 201-730168.
Sources:

104-10225-10009: DISPATCH: TRANSMITTAL OF SGSWIRL REPORTS

12/13/66, Dispatch from COS, JMWAVE to Chief, WOBONE: "1. Forwarded herewith are the following SGSWIRL reports with below list of IRD numbers, 201 numbers and cryptograms: ....IRD NUMBERS: (#55463), 201 NUMBERS: (-730168), CRYPTS: AMNUBA/2"...

124-10279-10108: CIA DOCUMENT: FIRST LASO CONFERENCE

08/10/67, ..."LASO Plenary Session....The captured CIA agents are Anibal Carlos Garcia Diaz and Daniel Raul Garcia Casanas. The counterrevolutionary Garcia Diaz was wounded in the arm when he offered resistance at the time of his capture"....Page 2: ..."They added that the capture had taken place in Dimas on the north coast of Pinar del Rio and that one of the prisoners had been wounded in the arm when he put up resistance and that the other two had managed to escape. The prisoner, Anibal Carlos Garcia, was then presented...he said that before he had been captured he had completed eight infiltration missions into Cuba to conceal or cache equipment in Pinar del Rio and Cayo Buena Vista. He also said that the groups of infiltration commandos has been commanded by revolutionary Villafana. He said he had left the country in March 1962 via Iberia Airlines en route to Spain. He had then gone to Washington and later to Miami. Prisoner Garcia Diaz said he had joined the CIA in June 1963 and that he had made contact earlier with the Central Intelligence Agency in the office of a counterrevolutionary movement he had visited in Miami. He said the CIA had given him radiotelegraph training for six months and that the CIA had later trained him in demolition, weapons and their disassembly, and had given him other instructions in subversion...Prisoner Garcia Diaz said his parents were in Spain and that his father had been convicted in Cuba and sentenced to three years in prison for crimes against the revolutionary authority, and that, after serving two and a half years, he had left for Spain. He said that he also had a brother who was in prison in Cuba because of crimes against the Cuban state. Garcia Diaz' father formerly engaged in business in Santiago de Cuba."

104-10215-10145: DISPATCH: TERMINATION OF AMHINT-56

01/22/68, Dispatch from COS, JMWAVE to Chief, WH Division: "DAMAGE REPORT: Name: AMHINT-56....Indigenous Agent Personnel Exposed:...AMNUBA-1, 2, 3, and 4."

104-10217-10081: CABLE: BELOW IS A STATUS REPORT ON CONTACT WITH EX-PRISONERS BEING CONTACTED

02/21/80, Cable from Director to LA/Miami: "1. Below is a status report on contacts with ex-prisoners being contacted in relation to the (REDACTION) activity: A. As of 13 February 1980, those paid-off with no further claims are: ....Anibal Garcia Diaz: 201-730168"....

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Gavin McDonald

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