John Moss Whitten Quotes

It was a morally representative act. Helms withheld the information because it would have cost him his job.

 
Context
Helms and his top executives had decided to withhold from the Warren Commission investigating the Kennedy assassination many of the material facts known to the CIA. The most dramatic was the fact that under Helms, the Central Intelligence Agency had hired organized crime figures to assassinate Fidel Castro, thus the Kennedy killing might have been a retaliation. This may seem shocking but the Central Intelligence Agency has been a problem ever since its inception. The agency frequently lied and withheld critical material of the President –see {634612}.

No Photo Available

  • Born:
  • Nationality:
  • Profession:
Biography

Related Authors

None