Nacional Democratica "Movimiento 20 de Mayo" UND
Union "May 20"
Cuban Counter Revolutionary Handbook 10 October 1962 by
FBI HQ file
number 109-584-3387; NARA RIF Number
[NOTE: The copies were very hard to transcribe
poor photo reproduction. At points where the words were
(...) were inserted to indicate a missing word or words.
brackets are not contained in the original. FURTHER
consider the date,
10 Oct. 1962, when evaluating the organizations.]
PART II: SECONDARY
I. IDENTIFYING DATA
Common Title: U. N. D. "20 May"; 20th of May; U. N. D.
Title: Union Nacional Democratica "Movimiento 20 de
Democratic National Union "May 20"
Civic organization formed by businessmen, professionals,
workers, farmers and other sections of the population.
objective: reestablishment in Cuba of a democratic
of government outlined in 1940 constitution; regulate and
political order; and rebuild the economy of the
Ideologically to the right of center; inclined toward
operations rather than politics. Member of CRC, UR,
ULN, and MRAC.
Leading Personalities: In U. S.: Dr. Andres VARGAS
Gen; Dr. Osvaldo M. SOTO y POLO, V. Sec Gen; Jose E. de la
Rafael REYES Kiques; Benito CARBALLO; Gabriel AVAY; Luis
Florentino BLANCO; Dr. Roberto SUERO; Enrique LINDER;
Fausto SUAREZ; Dr. Eneas Antonio FREYRE; Pedro ROYG [ROIG];
Santiago CUBAS Sanchez; In Cuba: Enrique
Coord.; Leonel AVAY; Miguel VASQUEZ; Archibiodes RODRIGUEZ.
Date and Place of Origin: July 1960 in Cuba by Osvaldo
SOTO; Sept. 1960 in U. S. by Dr. Andres VARGAS Gomez.
Claim sabotage and other counterrevolutionary activities; in
published clandestine monthly newspaper AMANECER in Cuba,
May 1962. In U. S. engaged primarily in propaganda and
secure materials and Financial aid for the underground in
Joined March 1962 hunger strike at Bayfront Park in Miami;
severely … MYRO for "do nothing" policy. SOTO, UND
to CRC, was expelled and seventeen followers resigned, UND
still in CRC
but has no representative.
III. CURRENT STATUS
Claim … be engaged in preparation for an uprising in Cuba,
assassination and anti-Castro propaganda. Supposedly
capability for infil/exfil operations. Communications
Cuba and U. S. are bad … to communicate by mail and use of …
Claim shortage radio capability … 300 members in U. S.
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