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Cryptonym: AMSEVER-2

Definition:
Double agent in Mexico City. Referred to as a "contract agent" and a "marginal agent".
Status:
Unknown
Sources:

104-10092-10290: POTENTIAL SOURCE IN MEXICAN EMBASSY HAVANA

"In recent meetings AMSEVER-2 has reiterated belief that despite adverse info received from several sources subject really not pro-Communist or pro-Castro. Says recent letter from subject show he not satisfied with things in Cuba. A-2 believes would have good chance recruit subj when he comes Mexi on vacation in November. A-2 would do softening up and make initial pitch...in view (of) desirability (of having) asset inside MEX EMB HAVANA who also in constant touch GOC (Government of Cuba) officials, request HQS grant POA as originally requested..."

104-10527-10144: CABLE: PLS ADVISE SOONEST ON STATUS REF REQUEST FOR POA

11/19/63, MEXI 6965: "Please advise soonest on status ref request for POA. AMSEVER-2 reported 19 Nov that subject arriving MEXI on home leave 21 Nov, will probably remain MEXI two months except for ten day trip PBPRIME (United States). A-2 feels excellent chance (to) recruit subject as reporting agent inside (Cuba) and strong probability (to) arrange access to Mexican diplomatic pouch for commo."

104-10527-10115: CABLE: IN VIEW UNRESOLVED DEROGATORY INFORMATION

11/20/63, DIR 84082: "Exercising due caution b/c of AMLEO-3 case and subject (201-726614?)'s alleged collaboration with Ambassador Bosques, suggest amsever-2 attempt attempt solicit subject cooperation without revealing odyoke interest." 201-726614 arriving MC 11/21. MC wants to recruit. SAS/EOB D. Ronis.

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Bill Simpich

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