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Letter to Robert E. Garst regarding the relationship between the CIA and the NY Times. Mr. Reston is aware that reporting on the CIA could give enemy states too much information but he feels that the CIA is far under-reported. Mr. Reston also expresses reservations about the CIA's request that the Times print speculative articles about communist nations' activities

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