1 August 2011 — National Security Archive Update
National Security Archive lawsuit yields never-before-seen volumes of Massive Study; Agency continues to withhold Volume 5
For more information contact: Peter Kornbluh – 202/994-7000
Washington, D.C., August 1, 2011 – Pursuant to a FOIA lawsuit filed by the National Security Archive on the 50th anniversary of the infamous CIA-led invasion of Cuba, the CIA has released four volumes of its Official History of the Bay of Pigs Operation. The Archive today posted volume 2, “Participation in the Conduct of Foreign Policy” which contains detailed information on the CIA’s negotiations with Guatemala, Nicaragua, Panama and Great Britain on support for the invasion.