Category: HUMINT

Russia Is Still Intimidating, Tracking And Breaking Into The Homes Of US Officials

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  Eli Lake at the Washington Times has a fascinating look at the way that Russian intelligence services are intimidating American officials in the country, despite supposed talks of a "reset" for relations between the countries. The most obvious example was the apparent use of a bomb in Georgia near the US embassy last year.

The Triple Agent: The al-Qaeda Mole who Infiltrated the CIA

  Pulitzer Prize–winning reporter Joby Warrick, who covers intelligence for the Washington Post, gives an account of how a Jordanian double-agent penetrated both the inner circle of al-Qaeda and the highest reaches of the CIA, and then blew himself up, killing seven CIA agents, in Khost, Afghanistan. The Triple Agent: The al-Qaeda Mole who Infiltrated