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How to Explain the KGB's amazing success identifying CIA agents in the field?

A great example of using “comparison data” and simple deduction to pull back the veil. Counterintelligence 101.-SF

As the Cold War drew to a close with the fall of the Berlin Wall in November 1989, those at CIA headquarters in Langley, Virginia, finally hoped to resolve many long-standing puzzles. 150 more words

Military History

Knowledge is Power, but Power is no Substitute for Knowledge

W.J. Astore

Francis Bacon is famous for the aphorism, “Knowledge is power.”  Yet the reverse aphorism is not true.  The United States is the most powerful nation in the world, yet its knowledge base is notably weak in spite of all that power.  927 more words


The CIA and the Media: 50 Facts the World Needs to Know

By Prof. James F. Tracy | Global Research 

Since the end of World War Two the Central Intelligence Agency has been a major force in US and foreign news media, exerting considerable influence over what the public sees, hears and reads on a regular basis. 6,351 more words


Karachi's violence and the gangs behind it

Meet the mobsters who run the show in one of the world’s deadliest cities.

This spring, the Rangers, Pakistan’s paramilitary security force, launched a series of raids into Karachi’s slums for what was described by the government as a crime-prevention campaign. 7,919 more words


Title:                      Disinformation

Author:                 Lt. Gen. Ion Mihai Pacepa

Pacepa, Ion Mihai (2013) and Prof. Ronald J. Rychlak. Disinformation: Former Spy Chief Reveals Secret Strategies For Undermining Freedom, Attacking Religion, And Promoting Terrorism… 885 more words

Intelligence Agencies



(1990’s | militarese | “chickens coming home to roost,” “fallout,” “consequences”)

So you think you know what this word means? Actually, it means several different things, so chances are you’re right. 768 more words


God's Intelligences

There are people in this world that God has – set – as His intelligence; angels are number one. Aside angels, human beings could also be – used as – God’s intelligence. 516 more words