George Joannides

Gavin McDonald filed this request with the Federal Bureau of Investigation of the United States of America.
Tracking # 1364030-000
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From: Gavin McDonald

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

Any records relating to George E. Joannides (July 5, 1922 – March 9, 1990), a CIA officer. Proof of death:

https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Joannides&GSfn=George&GSby=1922&GSbyrel=in&GSdy=1990&GSdyrel=in&GSob=n&GRid=33650165&df=all&

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Gavin McDonald

From: FOIPARequest

Dear Mr. McDonald,

The FBI has received your Freedom of Information Act/Privacy (FOIPA) request and it will be forwarded to Initial Processing for review. Your request will be processed under the provisions of FOIPA and a response will be mailed to you at a later date.

Requests for fee waivers and expedited processing will be addressed once your request has been assigned an FOIPA request number. You will receive written notification of the FBI’s decision.

Information regarding the Freedom of Information Act/Privacy is available at https://www.fbi.gov<http://www.fbi.gov>/, by clicking on the SERVICES link at the top of the homepage and then click on the Freedom of Information Act/Privacy picture, or the direct link is: https://www.fbi.gov/services/records-management/foia, or by accessing the U. S. Department of Justice at https://www.justice.gov/oip. If you require additional assistance please contact us at foipaquestions@ic.fbi.gov.

Thank you,

David P. Sobonya
Public Information Officer/GIS
Record/Information Dissemination Section (RIDS)
FBI-Records Management Division
170 Marcel Drive, Winchester, VA 22602-4843
Ofc: (540) 868-4593
Direct: (540) 868-4286
Fax: (540) 868-4391/4997

From: Federal Bureau of Investigation

A no responsive documents response.

From: Gavin McDonald

Hi. Thanks for the reply. Could you tell me what documents were destroyed on July 26, 2007, and February 16, 1999? Did they relate directly to George Joannides?

From: FOIPAQUESTIONS

Good morning Mr. McDonald,
The request was received on 01-04-2017 (actual date request was scanned into the FOIPA Document Processing System) and assigned FOIPA Request Number #11364030-000. The request was closed on 01-17-2017. Correspondence indicating some records potentially responsive to your request were transferred to NARA and others were previously destroyed was mailed to your attention on 01-17-2017.
Please verify a current mailing address in order for us to resend the material.
Information regarding the Freedom of Information Act/Privacy is available at http://www.fbi.gov<http://www.fbi.gov>/ or http://www.fbi.gov/foia/. If you require additional assistance please contact the Public Information Officer.
Thank you,

Holly Early
Government Information Specialist
Record/Information Dissemination Section (RIDS)
FBI-Records Management Division
170 Marcel Drive, Winchester, VA 22602-4843
PIO Line: (540) 868-4593
Direct: (540) 868-4854
Fax: (540) 868-4391 or (450)868-4997
Questions E-mail: foipaquestions@ic.fbi.gov<mailto:foipaquestions@ic.fbi.gov>

Do you have further questions about the FOI/PA process? Visit us at http://www.fbi.gov/foia

Please check the status of your request online at https://vault.fbi.gov/fdps-1/@@search-fdps. Status updates are performed on a weekly basis.

From: FOIPAQUESTIONS

Dear Mr. McDonald,

As indicated in the correspondence dated January 13, 2017, records which may have been responsive to your request were previously destroyed. As these records could not be reviewed, we have no way of knowing if they were indeed responsive to your request.

Thank you,

Holly Early
Government Information Specialist
Record/Information Dissemination Section (RIDS)
FBI-Records Management Division
170 Marcel Drive, Winchester, VA 22602-4843
PIO Line: (540) 868-4593
Direct: (540) 868-4854
Fax: (540) 868-4391 or (450)868-4997
Questions E-mail: foipaquestions@ic.fbi.gov<mailto:foipaquestions@ic.fbi.gov>

Do you have further questions about the FOI/PA process? Visit us at http://www.fbi.gov/foia

Please check the status of your request online at https://vault.fbi.gov/fdps-1/@@search-fdps. Status updates are performed on a weekly basis.

From: Gavin McDonald

The follow-up wasn't in regards to the request, but the FBI's response. The question is repeated below

"Hi. Thanks for the reply. Could you tell me what documents were destroyed on July 26, 2007, and February 16, 1999? Did they relate directly to George Joannides?"

From: FOIPAQUESTIONS

Mr. McDonald,

As stated, since the records could not be reviewed, we have no way of knowing what they contained and whether or not they were indeed responsive to your request.
Thank you,

Holly Early
Government Information Specialist
Record/Information Dissemination Section (RIDS)
FBI-Records Management Division
170 Marcel Drive, Winchester, VA 22602-4843
PIO Line: (540) 868-4593
Direct: (540) 868-4854
Fax: (540) 868-4391 or (450)868-4997
Questions E-mail: foipaquestions@ic.fbi.gov<mailto:foipaquestions@ic.fbi.gov>

Do you have further questions about the FOI/PA process? Visit us at http://www.fbi.gov/foia

Please check the status of your request online at https://vault.fbi.gov/fdps-1/@@search-fdps. Status updates are performed on a weekly basis.

From: Gavin McDonald

Hi Holly,

Thanks for your help with this request. I appreciate it.

Sincerely,
Gavin McDonald

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