According to the Embassy, only President Leon M'ba, the Minister of the National Economy, and his predecessor would know of any diversion of any uranium from Gabon to Israel.
March 23, 1965
Cable 131 from the Department of State to the US Embassy in Gabon
This document was made possible with support from Carnegie Corporation of New York (CCNY)
The Department of State requested more information in response to intelligence that the Compagnie des Mines d'Uranium de Franceville in Gabon had requested permission to ship uranium ore to Israel.
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