(Editor’s note: This is a cable from the files of the State Department that was included in the FBI’s 2009 RYMUR release of documents under the Freedom of Information Act. It was not included in the State Department’s own release, but we have included identifying information for it using the agency’s designations.)
0 141251Z NOV 80
FM AMEMBASSY PORT OF SPAIN
TO REUESON/ AMEMBASSY GEORGETOWN IMMEDIATE 2774
RUEHFB/FBI WASHDC IMMEDIATE
RUEBWJA/DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE WASHDC IMMEDIATE
LIMITED OFFICIAL USE PORT OF SPAIN 03477
E.O. 12065: NA
TAGS: CGEN, CARR, (LAYTON, LAWRENCE)
SUBJ: (LAYTON, LAWRENCE
REF: (A) STATE 303499, (B) GEORGETOWN 5487
1. It appears that reftels may have crossed. Please confirm urgently whether Layton is or is not transiting Piarco today.
2. Will the US marshals be carry weapons?
Cheslaw [Irving G. Cheslaw, American Ambassador to Trinidad]