P 230130Z FEB 79
FM CARACAS (89-4)
TO DIRECTOR (89-4286) PRIORITY
Rebutel February 17, 1979, and cartel February 20, 1979.
In response to request contained in referenced butel, the American Embassy at Georgetown has by tel responded as follows:
“In view of the fact that information requested reftel concerns living private Amcits covered by Privacy Act, Embassy feels that must have specific instruction from Secstate before approaching GOG [Government of Guyana]. Request that your headquarters coordinate request with Dept. of State.”
FBI requests to coordinate with Dept. of State.
C&E 6705, reason 1, DRD February 23, 2009.