RYMUR Serial 2588
Nov 20, 1980 • 1916 • Georgetown-State • 5601

[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.

[The FBI withheld several names and notes from this cable under the B6 Exemption to the Freedom of Information Act. The withheld portions are noted in green type.]

CONFIDENTIAL FBB 795

[Listing of agencies receiving informational copies on pdf]

0 201916Z NOV 80
FM AMEMBASSY GEORGETOWN
TO AMEMBASSY PORT OF SPAIN NIACT IMMEDIATE
SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 4158
CONFIDENTIAL GEORGETOWN 5601
E.O. 12065: GDS. 11/20/86, [words deleted] OR-N
TAGS: CARR, CGEN
SUBJ: TRAVEL OF LAWRENCE [Laurence] LAYTON NOVEMBER 21
REF: (A) STATE 307020 (NOTAL), (B) GEORGETOWN 5515

1. Layton is scheduled to depart Georgetown for Port of Spain on Friday, November 21, on BWIA 464 at 1445 and to travel from Port of Spain to New York on BWIA 424 leaving Port of Spain at 1645. Once again we would like to request assistance of TT [Trinidad-Tobago] officials during change of aircraft at Piarco. Their willingness to help as in the past is most appreciated.

2. Layton will be accompanied by three US marshals who are now in Georgetown. Chief of the marshal team is [name deleted]. With him will be [2 names deleted]. All three will be armed.

Roberts [George B. Roberts, Jr., American Ambassador to Guyana]

Originally posted on November 16th, 2020.

Last modified on July 29th, 2022.
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