94. Telegram From Operation PBSUCCESS Headquarters in Florida to the CIA Stations in Guatemala and [2 places not declassified]1

340. From Dunbar.

Desire to assure all concerned that recent exposé of alleged activities pertaining PBSUCCESS although unfortunate some respects fortunate in others. Further this incident has not affected PBSUCCESS objective any way aside from importance recognizing need for employment appropriate techniques throughout. Keynote must be positive thinking, determination, demonstration professionalism, balancing security with effectiveness, in order meet challenge which confronted.
I have just returned from HQS where above fully evidenced by all concerned. Ascham and Galbond particularly expressed confidence in ability all concerned to fulfill requirements PBSUCCESS.
  1. Source: Central Intelligence Agency, Job 79-01025A, Box 1, Folder 4. Secret; Routine; RYBAT; PBSUCCESS. Repeated to the Director of Central Intelligence and [place not declassified].