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Cryptonym: AVBUZZ-11

Definition:
Dr. Hada Rosete. A cable on October 29, 1963, from Montevideo, requested that IDEN be assigned AVBUZZ-11 (First two letters were redacted). Another cable on the same day stated that IDEN was a Dr. The first cable referred to AVBUZZ-11 as a female.
Status:
Probable
Discussion:
In addition, a memo from Tomas Gamba in March, 1962, mentioned Dr. Hada Rosete in relation to Uruguay, and stated the she was Press Delegate in Charge of the Delegation. Rosete was also mentioned in cables related to AVBUZZ-1 in 1962. Rosete was the official CRC delegate to Uruguay.
Sources:

104-10245-10041: CABLE: HADA ROSETE, FRD REP MONT. DOING EXCELLENT JOB IN MEDIA FIELD

01/10/62, Cable from Montevideo to JMWAVE: "1. Hada Rosete, FRD rep MONT, doing excellent job in media field. Has established good contacts with editors major newspapers who providing her space at reduced rates and has secured half hour weekly radio time from Radio Sarano; at cost. However in spite bargain prices such placement costs add up. Via AVBUZZ-1 Station has paid approx $500 U.S. for such costs in past month due complaint by Hada that FRD apparently unable pay such costs. 2. Since Station has received no JMZIP funds during FY 1962 it is requested that Hada be provided funds for such legitimate expenses."

1994.05.19.09:59:15:780005: Reel 63, Folder E - CUBAN REVOLUTIONARY COUNCIL (CRC) - POLICY.

03/30/62, Memorandum No. 267 from Dr. Tomas Gamba, Latin American Affairs Public Relations: Subject: Report on Steps Being Taken by Latin American Delegations of Revolutionary Council with Respect to the Trial of the Prisoners of the Bay of Pigs: Page 2: ..."(2) Uruguay, Dr. Hada Rosete, Press Delegate in Charge of the Delegation. (a) She informs me that after a huge effort they had succeeded in getting the Council of Government to reach an official agreement and to communicate with the Cuban Government requesting guarantees in the trial and that in this form it had been communicated to her by Dr. Harrison, President of the said Council. (b) The newspapers had published numerous editorials supporting our thesis. (c) During the evening a round table by television would take place, at which would be present the leading jurist of the country, Dr. Arechaga, according as I was able to understand by telephone, who would defend our thesis. (d) The deputies friendly to the Cuban cause also have assisted to an extraordinary degree..."

104-10231-10065: CABLE: STATION BELIEVES THAT SRA DE GOMEZ ANTIA, HONORARY AMIRON REP MONTEVIDEO, HAS WRITTEN AMIRON HQS BELITTLING EFFORTS HADA ROSETE, OFFICIAL AMBUD DELEGATION TO URUGUAY

04/25/62, Cable from Montevideo to WAVE: Slugline GYROSE KUCAGE: REF A. MONT 5685. B. MONT 5806. "1. Station believes that Sra de Gomez Antia, Honorary AMIRON rep Montevideo, has written AMIRON HQs belittling efforts Hada Rosete, official AMBUD delegate to Uruguay. In copy of letter (REDACTION)BUZZ-1 obtained from Gomez Antia latter charged that Montevideo Ateneo did nothing help purported demonstration held 17 April commemorate Playa Giron landings. Gomez Antia clearly acting on own since (REDACTION)BUZZ-1, Station KUCAGE P A who in touch with Hada received no instructions from Station to make PROP in connection Playa Giron anniversary. 2. Gomez Antia had been muddying waters in variety of ways and Station urges WAVE advise AMIRON contacts ignore her attempts oust Hada since, as reported Ref B, she continuing do excellent job."

104-10227-10062: CABLE: ALBERTO ESPINOSA BRAVO, EX-CUBAN DIPLOMAT ARRIVED MONT EARLY

08/16/62, Cable from Montevideo to JMWAVE: "1. Alberto Espinosa Bravo, ex-Cuban diplomat arrived MONT early August claiming he new AMIRON rep. He collaborating with Hada Rosete and AVBUZZ-1 in local anti-Castro activity. On 15 (also received 12) Aug he called upon local ODACID chief. 2. Station has received no official notification Espinosa assignment. Request confirmation and traces."

1994.08.11.15:56:36:070028: Reel 62, Folder I - CUBAN REVOLUTIONARY COUNCIL (CRC) - ORGANIZATION.

02/13/63, Latin American Delegations: Page 2: ..."Uruguay: Dr. Horacio Ledon (Delegado), Marco Bruto #1217, Pocitos, Montevideo, Uruguay. Srs. Hada Rosete (Auxilier)..."

104-10512-10100: DISPATCH: AMBUD DELEGATES IN THE UNITED STATES AND ABROAD

02/25/63, Dispatch from COS, JMWAVE to Chief, SAS: Page 9: ..."Uruguay: Horacio Ledon: Budget - Ordinary: $300.00. Hada Rosete: $250.00. Total: $550.00. Special: $250.00. Total: $800.00."

104-10512-10225: CABLE: MONT FILES ON IDEN INCOMPLETE

10/29/63, Cable from Montevideo to Director and JMWAVE: "1. MONT files on IDEN incomplete. Have no record of circumstances original contact and recruitment and whether she ever granted clearance of any kind. 2. Since MONT has now assumed burden of control and financing this asset, and in view fact she has been for long time closely involved in Station KUWOLF (Psychological and Paramilitary Staff) ops against Cuba and other targets, request addees provide all possible background info on IDEN. If 201-file exists, request pouch complete copy. 3. For HQs: Request POA for Station contact. IDEN probably one of most able and active KUWOLF types we have and we wish divert some of this talent from Cuba to other Station targets and possibly use her in support capacity as courier-contact between Station and AVBUZZ with which she completely familiar. She presently being handled by (REDACTION)BUZZ-1. 4. Assigning IDEN crypt (REDACTION)BUZZ-11."

http://documents.theblackvault.com/documents/jfk/NARA-Oct2017/2018/104-10512-10226.pdf

10/29/63, Cable from Montevideo to Director: REF MONT 8276: "IDEN is Dr. (REDACTION) (Handwritten: 201-291025) born (REDACTION) in HAVA. Address is (REDACTION) delegate to (REDACTION) of Consejo Revolucionario Cubano. Married to (REDACTION) citizen (REDACTION) born (REDACTION) BUEN."

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Undated CIA document: Page 2: ..."Hada Rosete Rosete (Handwritten note: (Unintelligible) 2 yrs ago)..."

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