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Cryptonym: AMTURVY

Definition:
An operation "designed for the purpose of conducting sabotage operations against Cuba. It consisted of a net of 13 AMTURVY assets whose primary function, apart from sabotage, was the preparation of target studies and analysis of sabotage operations."
Status:
Documented
Sources:

104-10506-10031: MARIO SALABARRIA AGUTAR (AMTURVY-13) 201-738504

06/00/77, LA Division Work File: "AMTURVY OPERATION: 1. The AMTURVY Operation was designed for the purpose of conducting sabotage operations against Cuba. It consisted of a net of 13 AMTURVY assets whose primary function, apart from sabotage, was the preparation of target studies and analysis of sabotage operations. The files contain only one reference to assassination, that in 1963 and the continuation of the same plan through to 1965. Based on a review of the files, it is apparent that the following assassination plan could have been known to the Cubans, including the overall purpose of the AMTURVY Operation..."

Contributors:
Brian Benson

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